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Disability campaigners hand £1,500 bill to Government

DISABILITY campaigners and organisations have today presented the Government with an invoice for £1,500 – the amount each new claimant of Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) could lose out on per year if planned cuts go ahead as planned this April

New figures reveal 10,000 people with MS could face disability benefit...

UP TO one in ten of all people living with multiple sclerosis in the UK could lose the highest rate of support under Personal Independence Payment (PIP), despite qualifying for it under the old system, the MS Society has estimated.

Are YOU getting the benefits you are entitled to?

ARE YOU one of almost half of low income households who are not claiming the welfare benefits and tax credits you could be entitled to?

Government serve up another crushing blow to disabled people

JUST when you’d think the Government couldn’t hit disabled people any more, along comes another crushing blow.

Call for action over hospital benefits ruling

CHILDREN’S charities are calling on the Government to act urgently on the recent Supreme Court ruling that said it was wrong to stop disability benefits to a Warrington family while their son was in hospital.

Disabled people face another bleak year

NINE in ten disabled people on low incomes have seen no sign of their financial situation improving in the last year, say national charity Turn2Us.

Families are afraid to claim benefits

MANY families with disabled children are not claiming benefits they are entitled to because of the way some sections of the media portray claimants.