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Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature

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Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature. / Manthorpe, Jill; Moriarty, Jo; Cornes, Michelle.

In: Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, Vol. 15, No. 3, 09.2011, p. 195-207.

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Manthorpe, J, Moriarty, J & Cornes, M 2011, 'Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature', Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 195-207. https://doi.org/10.1177/1744629511419615

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Manthorpe, J., Moriarty, J., & Cornes, M. (2011). Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 15(3), 195-207. https://doi.org/10.1177/1744629511419615

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Manthorpe J, Moriarty J, Cornes M. Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities. 2011 Sep;15(3):195-207. https://doi.org/10.1177/1744629511419615

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Manthorpe, Jill ; Moriarty, Jo ; Cornes, Michelle. / Keeping it in the family? People with learning disabilities and families employing their own care and support workers: findings from a scoping review of the literature. In: Journal of Intellectual Disabilities. 2011 ; Vol. 15, No. 3. pp. 195-207.

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