6 Reasons Why Pets Are Great for People with Disability

July 7, 2017 admin 0

Pets have always been integral parts of the family to which they belong. A pet dog and the unconditional love he has for his ‘family’ […]

Disabled man’s despair at rejection of 400 jobs in Milton Keynes

July 7, 2017 admin 0

A disabled man claims he is being discriminated against – after having 400 job applications rejected in just one year. Andrew John Stacey, who applies […]

Hidden disabilities: Pain beneath the surface

July 7, 2017 admin 0

Imagine having to inject yourself thousands of times over the course of your lifetime, but never talking about it to anyone. Many people live with […]

Man With Cerebral Palsy Lands Dream Job

July 6, 2017 admin 0

Despite not having any control over his body, this man with cerebral palsy just landed his dream job in security at a busy baseball stadium […]

Assistants admit failing to care for disabled teen

July 6, 2017 admin 0

Two teaching assistants have pleaded guilty to failing to take care of a disabled teenager who got into difficulty while swimming. Marilyn Smith and Eileen […]

Vulnerable told to expect cuts to council care

July 4, 2017 admin 0

The elderly and disabled in England are being told to expect cuts to care services and rises in charges after council chiefs unveiled spending plans. […]

Can chemicals in household products cause birth defects?

July 3, 2017 admin 0

New research has found a connection between chemicals found in common household products and birth defects in rodents. The study was conducted by the Edward […]

Big increase in disabled people made homeless

July 3, 2017 admin 1

THE number of disabled people either homeless or at risk of being made homeless has soared over recent years. Scottish Labour analysis of official figures […]

MAN’S BATTLE TO ‘DIE WITH DIGNITY’ HEADED FOR BRITAIN’S HIGH COURT

July 1, 2017 admin 0

An English man with terminal motor neurone disease (MCD) is challenging his country’s blanket ban on assisted dying. Noel Conway, a 67-year-old retired lecturer, has […]

( USA ) ‘I ENJOY THE HUNT’ Disabled man Frank Yeager plotted the rape and murder of an innocent female estate agent in revenge for a lifetime of cruel taunts by strangers

July 1, 2017 admin 0

A DISABLED man planned to lure an estate agent to a secluded home then rape and murder her before killing himself in a twisted retaliation […]

‘I FELT DEHUMANISED’ Disabled woman ‘forced to crawl on her hands and knees’ up steps at Glasgow’s biggest benefits centre – because there was no ramp

June 30, 2017 admin 0

The building – which is Scotland’s main centre for disability assessment interviews, has no permanent ramp or flat entrance A DISABLED woman says she was […]