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Parents 'struggle' to find holiday care for learning disabled children A report from charity Mecap has found that parents of children with learning disabilities are being pushed 'to breaking point' by a lack of support during the summer break. The charity reported that access to childcare in the summer holidays was 'insufficient' and 'inflexible' in many council areas. Read more. Becoming Disabled 'Becoming disabled means moving from from isolation to community'. In this powerful essay for the New York Times, Rosemarie Garland-Thomson...