Gavin Howcraft

Expert by experience

Gavin has been employed by Hertfordshire County Council as an expert advisor for the learning disability nursing service for the past 8 years. He delivers training to health professionals on reasonable adjustments, sighting his personal experiences and using the acronym TEACH [Time, Environment, Attitude, Communication and Help] Gavin’s lived experiences truly embeds the message of the impact of our behaviour on the health outcomes and resulting inequalities for people with learning disabilities.