Guidance

Oral care and people with learning disabilities

To help health professionals, paid social care staff and family members to support someone with learning disabilities to get good oral care.

Documents

Oral care and people with learning disabilities

Easy-read dental summary

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Details

This contains information about oral care and dental treatment for people with learning disabilities. It aims to help staff in dental teams to provide services that are accessible to people with learning disabilities. There is information about how learning disability staff can support this. It is also intended to be of use to family carers and paid supporters who help someone with their daily oral care and with accessing dental services.

Published 6 March 2019