In the final MacIntyre Families Podcast episode of 2021 Nicola Payne, MacIntyre's Family Engagement Consultant, meets with Jess, who is supported by MacIntyre, and her mum Jo.
Jess has been supported by MacIntyre for a number of years and has recently had a stay in hospital. This is Jess’ first time as a guest on the MacIntyre Families Podcast.
This episode covers:
- Jess' experience in hospital
- Why Jess felt like she could begin to go into hospital independently
- Requesting reasonable adjustments
- The impact of a positive and negative hospital stays on families and people with a learning disability and/or autism