To gain an understanding of the location and distribution of long-stay mental deficiency (MD) institutions in the UK.
30 mins - 120 mins
Visit the remains of an old hospital. Use online and local archive material to produce a display of the hospital and the lives of those forced to live there.
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Chair of the Social History of Learning Disability (SHLD) Research Group
School of Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies
The Open University
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