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THE Government and public sector bodies are failing disabled people in all areas of life – including disseminating information properly – says a new Lords report.
JUST when you’d think the Government couldn’t hit disabled people any more, along comes another crushing blow.
LAWYERS representing people with disabilities and adult carers are in the Supreme Court this week arguing that the ‘bedroom tax’ unjustifiably discriminates against disabled people.
THE number of disabled civil servants who have faced discrimination within the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has risen by nearly a quarter in just a year, according to new figures.
FORMER recipients of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) in England will continue to get support for the next four years, following months of campaigning pressure from disabled activists like Coronation Street’s Cherylee Houston (pictured), writes JOHN PRING (Disability News Service)
THE TUC has published its manifesto to promote equality for disabled people and challenge discrimination against them.