Disabled woman’s house loss fear after benefits cut

September 2, 2017 admin 0

A disabled woman who has had her benefits cut fears she may lose her house – and said the Government has drained her pride away. […]

UN panel criticises UK failure to uphold disabled people’s rights

August 31, 2017 admin 0

Charities say report is grim reality check and Labour says it highlights how disabled people are bearing brunt of austerity The UK government is failing […]

How disabled people are ‘bearing the brunt’ of government cuts

August 23, 2017 admin 0

Disabled people are being “increasingly marginalised and shut out of society” as they bear the brunt of Government spending cuts, the UK’s equality and human […]

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 […]

DWP awards £11.4m software contract as part of legacy-migration scheme

August 16, 2017 admin 0

As part of its ongoing migration away from legacy Virtual Machine Environment (VME) technology, the Department for Work and Pensions has invested £11.4m in a […]