Local area co-ordination (LAC) originated in Australia and was introduced to Scotland in the form of a recommendation in The same as you? report, following a national review of services to people with learning disabilities. With a strong, person centred value base, LAC is an innovative way to support individuals and families to build a 'good life' and to strengthen the capacity of communities to welcome and include disabled people.
|Place of Publication||London, United Kingdom|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
- local area co-ordination
- learning disability
- social work
- local authority