HC Deb 24 March 1998 vol 309 c130W
18. Mr. McCabe

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what action the Government are taking to raise standards in learning disability services. [34386]

Mr. Boateng

There is a substantial programme of work in progress including: a report drawing out the lessons from a Social Services Inspectorate inspection of learning disability services last year and a follow up to good practice guidance on health services for people with learning disabilities called 'Signposts for Success' issued in January 1998.