Andrew Power

Summary

Affiliation: Lancaster University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Caring for independent lives: geographies of caring for young adults with intellectual disabilities
    Andrew Power
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Bowland Tower East, Lancaster, Lancashire LA1 4YT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 67:834-43. 2008
  2. doi request reprint 'It's the system working for the system': carers' experiences of learning disability services in Ireland
    Andrew Power
    Institute for Health Research, Bowland Tower East, Lancaster University, Lancashire, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 17:92-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Caring for independent lives: geographies of caring for young adults with intellectual disabilities
    Andrew Power
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Bowland Tower East, Lancaster, Lancashire LA1 4YT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 67:834-43. 2008
    ..It examines the narratives from 25 family caregivers in Ireland who provide personal assistance to young adults with intellectual disabilities...
  2. doi request reprint 'It's the system working for the system': carers' experiences of learning disability services in Ireland
    Andrew Power
    Institute for Health Research, Bowland Tower East, Lancaster University, Lancashire, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 17:92-8. 2009
    ..Despite improved funding, supportive attitudes and flexibility are still crucial in meeting user requirements at the level of delivery; thus highlighting that often the system works for the system, not for the user...