Disability Working Group 1988-1990

Scope and Content

An incomplete set of papers for the first eight meetings of the group. The meeting in Nov 1990 appears to have been cancelled.

Particular items:

22 Feb 1989 - details of the Liverpool Antenatal Care Project (LANCAP), including questionnaire

27 Sep 1989 - review of the DWG's work, 1988-1989; list of members of the DWG

29 Nov 1989 - copy of the National Childbirth Trust's Resource List for Parents with Disabilities; analysis of a survey of childcare support for mothers with disabilities

28 Feb 1990 - Proposals for MA 10th Anniversary Conference on Disability, Pregnancy and Parenthood; proposals for MA leaflets, including a draft version of a leaflet on setting up a local support group for disabled parents

23 May 1990 - Proposed questionnaire for a survey to be carried out by DWG into support for parents with disabilities; first draft of a Charter entitled 'Pregnancy, Parenthood and Disability; which the DWG will work on; draft of a leaflet 'Planning to be a Father' [later versions of the Charter are attached to the papers for some of the subsequent meetings].