Access to work: Funding increase for disabled workers

March 20, 2018 admin 0

The maximum amount disabled people can claim to help them access employment is set to increase to £57,000 a year. This is a £15,000 – […]

Landmark legal case on disability discrimination

March 12, 2018 admin 0

Workplace disability discrimination protection for cancer victims has been widened as a result of a landmark legal case taken by Unite, the UK’s largest union. […]

Winter Paralympics: Everything you need to know about the sports

March 5, 2018 admin 0

The Winter Paralympics 2018 kick off this week in Pyeongchang in South Korea and the athletes are getting ready to give it their best shot. […]

Disabled woman, 79, left without heating for five days

March 5, 2018 admin 0

Angel Semple, 79, who is disabled, has had no heating or hot water for a week, and is keeping the oven and dryer on to […]

What It’s Like Being A Young Woman With Cerebral Palsy

March 1, 2018 admin 0

Waking up in pain and needing help to get out bed is all too typical for me. When you are born with a disability, you’re […]

Disabled sailor from Liverpool to get bespoke wheelchair

March 1, 2018 admin 0

Paul Reynolds Credit: The Royal British Legion A former submariner from Liverpool who was left disabled by a road accident is being presented with a […]

Birmingham Women’s Hospital pays £2.7m damages to disabled girl

February 28, 2018 admin 0

A girl who was left severely disabled after mistakes by hospital staff during her birth has won more than £2.7m in compensation. The girl, now […]