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Families could save £1,600 on fuel bills

FAMILIES with disabled children across Merseyside are being urged to use a service that has could help cut household costs by over £1,600. Caudwell Children...

New Changing Places loo at Euston station

A FULLY accessible Changing Places toilet facility is now available for passengers at London Euston station.

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.

Unpaid carers to start getting Covid-19 jabs

FROM tomorrow unpaid carers will begin to be called forward for their first Covid-19 vaccinations.

Life-saving help for carers

A MAJOR new project aims to save lives by helping carers recognise ill health in people with learning disabilities and autism. They are more prone...

Carers left to care alone without support this Christmas

UNPAID carers looking after disabled and seriously ill relatives say they are facing a bleak holiday, with the majority telling Carers UK they have gone so long without support this year they don’t expect Christmas to be any different.

Dame Judi and Rory back respite centres

ACTORS Dame Judi Dench and Rory Kinnear have teamed up to help the charity that runs Southport's Sandpiper's respite care.

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