A new publication, What works for disabled children, young people and their families?, will be launched at a Barnardo's conference to be held on December 5 at Weston Conference Centre, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology. Speakers include: Dr Tom Shakespeare, Leeds University, and Dr Carol Robinson, Norah Fry Research Centre, Bristol. Fee: Pounds 60 plus VAT. Details: Barnardo's, Tanners Lane, Barkingside, Ilford, Essex IG6 1QG, tel: 0181 550 8822 ext. 363.