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BBC Ouch Blog: The struggle to find work when you have Down’s syndrome

Fewer than two in 10 people with learning disabilities are in employment. For people with Down’s syndrome, it can leave them demoralised – but are things changing? “I have a friend with [Down’s syndrome] who actually pays someone £40 just so they can do his gardening [for him],” says Kate Brackley. Ms Brackley is one of around 40,000 people living ... Read More »