Notes for lecture about welfare of the physically disabled

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/5/7/3
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 B.3.3
  • Dates of Creation
      1954
  • Physical Description
      4 pieces, 12 sheets.

Scope and Content

Bundle of notes and drafts on the welfare of the physically disabled, including a typescript draft of lecture 'The role of the social services in the care and welfare of the physically disabled' given at the AGM of the Institute of Almoners, Manchester, 29 April 1954, heavily annotated by Platt; a typescript titled 'Memorandum of evidence submitted by the Council of the Royal College of Surgeons of England to the Committee of Enquiry into questions affecting disabled person' dated 23 June 1954; a typescript list of voluntary associations used by the MRI almoner and a cutting of a chapter on social welfare from the MOH Report, October 1963.