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Disabled people continue to live in poverty

ALMOST half of all people in poverty are either disabled or live with someone who is disabled, says a new study.

We need urgent help, say charities

SOME of the UK's major disability charities – and many smaller ones –could face closure unless they get immediate Government help.

Disabled people sceptical about London Paralympics

DESPITE the hype and the millions being spent on the London Paralympics, disabled people remain sceptical about the impact the Games will have on improving attitudes towards disability.

New funding will help disabled people become MPs

DISABLED people who want to become councillors or MPs will have access to a fund to help them overcome the barriers they face, under proposals just published by the Government.

Graduates offered Civil Service placements

UNIVERSITY graduates - and undergraduates - with disabilities are being given the chance to work at the heart of government. The Civil Service is now...