Daniel Allen Freelance writer
Individual budgets have been shown to empower people with learning disabilities to live the life they choose, reports Daniel Allen
So, a thumbs-up for individual budgets (IBs). Inevitably there are provisos, but evaluation of a series of IB pilot projects designed to give service users greater control over their social care indicates people with learning disabilities have much to gain.
Learning Disability Practice. 11, 10,10-10. doi: 10.7748/ldp.11.10.10.s12