Lords to fight against disability benefit changes

Peers will attempt to delay changes that would deny some people disability benefits after they were attacked by the Government’s own welfare experts. The fight against...

Charities ‘deeply concerned’ by planned changes to disability benefit

The heads of more than 30 charities have written to the disabilities minister stating that they are "deeply concerned" by proposed changes to a...

GET GOING LIVE!

For those of you looking to test drive the latest accessible vehicles and independent mobility products then this free-to-attend event maybe for you. The event...

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME AN #ALLin AMBASSADOR?

With 11 Hollywood Actors and Actresses, 2 Cabinet Ministers, 1 Shadow Minister, 10 MPs and 2 Coronation Street Stars .. and countless others from...

CHARITY AND HOPE IN PRISON – OPERA BEHIND BARS!

Pimlico Opera is a charity which produces performances in prisons and primary schools. They receive NO public funding but since 1991, with their first...

KATIE PRICE: ONLINE ABUSE AND THE EXPERIENCE OF DISABLED PEOPLE

The new Petitions Committee report shows the high level of abuse that disabled people receive online. It agrees with Katie Price's petition that the...

WHY DOES DEMENTIA AFFECT SLEEP?

Is it typical for people with dementia to sleep a lot during the day? By the Alzheimer's Society People with dementia, especially those in the later...

HOMELESSNESS IS NOT A CRIME: SCRAP THE VAGRANCY ACT

From CRISIS Homelessness should not be a crime. But the Vagrancy Act, which goes back to 1824, makes it a crime just to sleep rough...

THERESA MAY’S MENTAL HEALTH PLEDGE

The PM, Theresa May, has pledged to support teenagers through a new strategy and better access to help. "The 'National Citizens Service' will build...

DISABILITY HATE CRIME – FACTS AND FIGURES

When compiling the facts and figures for this report we would like to extend our thanks to the Metropolitan Police for their statistics and...

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From 'Time to Change' Opening up about mental health can help end the shame and isolation felt by many of us with mental health problems. That's...