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#IStandWithCorbyn ~ Socialist ~ Carer ~ she/her ~ Leftist sh*tposter, apparently ~ #BLM #DisabilityRights Blocked by Lord Adonis - What sauce! Get IN!
Oct 9, 2018 • 20 tweets • 17 min read
1/Children & young people with autism and learning disabilities who could be living in the community with specialist support are languishing for years in Assessment & Treatment Units, some of them locked up 24/7 in isolation rooms, bec of severe financial pressure on Local Auths 2/ At the same time, private providers running these ATUs are raking in profits, being paid £452m per yr in what has become a market driven provision where autistic and LD people are little more than commodities