I’M HANDING MY MEDAL BACK

A heartbroken Bethany Woodward has handed back her relay medal she won from an event in the past four years saying that one of...

PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION FOR OUR INSPIRATIONAL SON OLIVER

By Oliver's Mum, Paula McGowan Oliver had a brilliant life. He enjoyed college, playing football and was an amazing athlete, in training to become a...

PRO-ACTIVE WARRIORS – (EVEN ON A SUNDAY!)

By Dawn Grabowski How I spent my Sunday? Hint: it was NOT my average Sunday by any means. Usually I'm sleeping in, or listening to...

DO DISABLED PEOPLE IN ADS MAKE ‘YOU FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE?’

A new study into 'ADS' that show people with physical or mental disabilities has shown creative agencies need to try harder to break society's...

£56BN FOR HS2 – MONEY WELL SPENT, OR MONEY MADNESS?

£56,000,000,000 for HS2. And who's counting? Could it be £65bn or even, as some people are suggesting, £75bn? But even if comes in at budget...

EXPANSION OF BUDGETS FOR PERSONALISED HEALTH AND CARE SUPPORT ANNOUNCED

The Government has announced plans to give personal health budgets to up to 200,000 people by 2024. Wheelchair users and people who access aftercare...

‘GET YOURSELF ACTIVE’ WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU

If you have a disability or long term health condition and would like to add your own story please do get in touch with...

THE DISABILITY GAP

The UK has a persistent disability employment gap which is currently over 30 percentage points. This gap, although showing some improvement, with an increase...

DEMENTIA CARE: THE CRISIS BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

From the Alzheimer's Society We recently (9th July) held a parliamentary photo exhibition highlighting the human cost of the social care crisis to MPs. Here...

WHY NOT JOIN US AND BECOME AN #ALLin AMBASSADOR?

By becoming an #ALLin Ambassador you are committing yourself to tearing down the barriers that will allow disabled people to be free and equal in society....

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SOCIAL WORK ENGLAND BECOMES THE NEW SPECIALIST REGULATOR FOR SOCIAL WORKERS

On Monday 2nd December Social Work England took over from the 'Health and Care Professions Council' as the new specialist regulator for the profession. Social work is...