chapter  5
20 Pages

Users’ perceptions

Searching for the views of users with learning disabilities
WithJill Manthorpe

It used to make me laugh at The Park. They were so deceitful at the Park. Why couldn’t they have told the truth when they used to have the Board of Control that came round every year. Well, they used to get all bathrooms and put towels on baths. Well, we never had towels. And they used to put soap in sinks. We never even saw soap! They did all that, just to make an impression. Anyway, I told ’em about it. I said ‘You know it’s not always like this, it’s only because you’ve come.’