Learning Difficulty and Learning Disability


A learning disability is a reduced intellectual ability and difficulty with everyday activities - for example, household tasks, socialising or managing money - which affects someone for their whole life. www.scope.com

Top Tips:

  • Find a good place to communicate in. Somewhere quiet without distractions.
  • Ask open questions that don't have a simple "yes" or "no" answer.
  • Check with the person that you understand what they are saying.
  • If the person wants to take you with them to show you something go with them.
  • Be aware that some people find it easier to use real objects to communicate but pictures can really help too.

Do you have any feedback on the overview and top tips or would like us to add further conditions to the app? Email us at hello@neatebox.com