Vaccinations in adults with learning disabilities- Participants wanted!

I am Kit, a postgraduate student at the Tizard Centre and an employee at EP Mencap in London.

I am carrying out a study exploring vaccination prevalence and experiences for adults with learning disabilities. The project has been approved by Tizard Ethics Committee.

We are looking at COVID-19 but other vaccines too. This article explains the purpose of the research:In praise of Tizard - disbelief and data - Coral Living

I was wondering if you could possibly help distribute the anonymised online questionnaires amongst wilful participants? (Support workers and/ or the people you support). We would be really grateful!

We are hoping to have questionnaires completed by the end of May. There are three separate 10-15min questionnaires:

1.Adults with a learning disability via an easy read questionnaire (with assistance if needed):


  1. Carers supporting adults with a severe or profound learning disability (if they can’t complete with assistance). As proxy informants that know the person well, they would *complete the questionnaire on the person’s behalf: