Thousands have disability vehicles taken away

April 12, 2017 admin 0

More than 50,000 disabled people have had specially adapted vehicles taken away since changes to disability benefits in 2013. The Motability scheme entitles disabled people […]

Accessible Toilet at Risk of Being Flushed Away in Council Cutbacks

April 8, 2017 admin 0

Disabled people’s access to play provision and outdoor space is under threat as a council tries to balance its books, leaving the future of a […]

Disabled students fear for their future as independence payments cut

April 6, 2017 admin 0

With a clampdown on PIP and related benefits, students such as Lauren Hall are struggling to finish their degrees For three years, Lauren Hall, a […]

Frustrated families are waiting more than two years for autism diagnosis

March 24, 2017 admin 0

DESPITE NHS guidelines ruling that children suspected of having autism should be screened within three months, parents in south Essex are being forced to face […]

NHS delays leave thousands facing long wait for wheelchairs

March 22, 2017 admin 0

Campaigners call for equality of access for disabled people as first official figures point to ‘postcode lottery’ in provisions Thousands of disabled people face long […]

1 week left to register for your free ticket! Naidex

March 22, 2017 admin 0

NAIDEX IS EUROPE’S BIGGEST AND MOST FAR-REACHING TRADE, PROFESSIONAL AND CONSUMER SHOW DEDICATED TO THE CARE, REHABILITATION, AND LIFESTYLE OF PEOPLE WITH A DISABILITY OR […]

Charities’ plea over Personal Independence Payments

March 15, 2017 admin 0

The chief executives of more than 30 charities have written to ministers urging them not to restrict access to a disability benefit. The rules around […]