Benefits cheat avoids prison over £14,000 in fraudulent claims

August 22, 2017 admin 0

Benefits cheat avoids prison over £14,000 in fraudulent claims   Thelma Watson. A woman has been spared jail after falsely claiming £14,000 in benefits. Thelma […]

Benefits reforms criticised amid fall in number of disabled motorists

August 19, 2017 admin 2

The number of disabled motorists has fallen by nearly 80,000 in just two years, prompting fresh criticism of Government reforms to disability benefits. Figures show […]

‘I CAN’T EVEN AFFORD MY OWN FUNERAL’ Disabled WW2 veteran, 97, left ‘so stressed he wants to die’ after council demands £1,500-a-year for his carer

August 19, 2017 admin 20

A DISABLED World War Two veteran has been left “so stressed he wants to die” after his local council demanded he stump up £1,500 a […]

Disabled man Luke Davey takes care cuts to appeal

August 18, 2017 admin 0

Luke Davey argues the reduction in his weekly personal budget is unreasonable and unlawful A severely disabled man is taking a legal battle over cuts […]

Anguish as disabled woman won’t get full funding for 24/7 care

August 16, 2017 admin 1

A DISABLED woman from Abergavenny who needs around-the-clock care has been told she is no longer eligible for full healthcare funding. Emily Chicken, 21, suffers […]

What does Brexit mean for people with disabilities?

August 14, 2017 admin 0

The European Union (EU) has been influential in the development of disability rights legislation in the UK. There is now a very real danger that […]

Disabled grandma forced to sleep rough amid housing row

August 11, 2017 admin 0

A GRANDMOTHER forced to sleep rough for over a week, claims the council is doing nothing to help her out of her “traumatic situation”. Carol […]

Fight back 4 justice help with advocacy & forms for PIP/ESA/DLA

August 11, 2017 admin 0

Non Profit Community Interest Group offering expert welfare benefit advice, help with advocacy & forms for PIP/ESA/DLA. Fightback 4 Justice – simply known to others […]