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Your Rights

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

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.

Law firm Quinn Barrow backs All Together NOW!

LAW firm Quinn Barrow is backing All Together NOW! – the North West's unique charity newspaper that is helping and informing huge numbers of disabled and older people.

Euro exit could make life worse for disabled workers, says TUC

DISABLED workers risk losing many important rights if the UK leaves the EU, according to the TUC’s General Secretary Frances O’Grady.

Queen’s Speech: Government blasted for not focusing on disability

DEAFBLIND charity Sense has raised concerns at the Government’s lack of focus on breaking down barriers and building opportunities for disabled people.

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?

Carers on the brink – despite new laws

FINANCIAL pressures are pushing England’s 5.4 million unpaid carers to the brink – despite new laws designed to help them.

Government is failing disabled people in all areas – including communications

THE Government and public sector bodies are failing disabled people in all areas of life – including disseminating information properly – says a new Lords report.