Home > Family Law

Question: Consider critically and analytically the extent to which the law and social policy in England and Wales serves to address and promote the needs of disabled children.

Answer: There is little doubt that disabled children represent some of the most vulnerable members of our society and as a distinct and identifiable group, their needs have historically been given less attention by policy makers than those of their non disabled counterparts. Despite advances in both health and social care and changes in public attitudes and political rhetoric, there is clearly a long way to go before disabled children and young people cease to be marginalised and excluded from significant aspects of social and economic life. During the course of this piece of work, it is my intention to consider critically and analytically the extent to which the law and social policy in England and Wales serves to address and promote the needs of disabled children.......(short extract)

To download the full answer, please Sign in or Register then make a payment or submit coursework.

Details: - Mark: 75% | Course: Family Law | Year: 2nd/3rd | Words: 5520 | References: Yes | Date written: April, 2000 | Date submitted: February 20, 2009 | Coursework ID: 442

New user?

Registering is fast
and easy

Welcome back

Gain access

  1. Register with us
  2. Pay for instant access
  3. Or submit 3 pieces
    of your work for
    free access

Categories