Handling Money and Budgeting
ARC has worked on improving banking services for people with a learning disability, creating resources, training and improving access for a number of years. ARC’s research has been used in various journals and reports.
Publications related to the field of learning disability and finances:
The following publications will take you through managing a person with a learning disability’s money, understanding money and accessing banks. Visit the individual publications pages for more information:
Guidance on Money Management.
This resource was written in conjunction with SCIE and is a free resource to help staff at all levels to understand the implications of the Mental Capacity Act when supporting someone to manage their money. (2011)
Helping young people with learning disabilities to understand money.
This free toolkit is a combination of guidance, exercises and activities that can be carried out with individuals or groups of people with a learning disability. (2011)