BEYOND TOMORROW? BUT WHAT HAPPENS NOW MAY HAVE A LASTING IMPACT ON YOUNG PEOPLE’S...

From the YOUNG MINDS charity "Many of us are taking one day at a time, trying to get through the biggest health crisis that we've...

ASTHMA UK: COMING OUT OF SHIELDING – THE LATEST ADVICE

From 'Asthma UK' Coming out of shielding "For everyone who's been shielding at home, we know this has been a really tough time." "The government's advice that...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – OUR POETS AND THEIR CHOSEN CHARITIES

These are our published Poets together with their chosen charities Christine Lavelle - 4th September .. 'Lose The T' - Crohn's & Colitis Jackie Cooper -...

CITIZENS ADVICE HAS HELPED MORE THAN A QUARTER OF A MILLION PEOPLE WITHUNIVERSAL CREDIT...

From Citizens Advice Alongside the latest ONS employment and DWP data, Citizens Advice has released new figures showing it has supported more than a quarter...

NBCUniversal VOWS AUDITIONS FOR ACTORS WITH DISABILITIES

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors with disabilities will be included in auditions for each new film and television production at NBCUniversal, which becomes the...

CHARITY COMMISSION SEES EVIDENCE OF ‘WORSENING FINANCIAL RESILIANCE IN THE SECTOR’

Charities are less financially resilient than they were a year ago, the Charity Commission’s chief executive told MPs yesterday. Helen Stephenson, Chief Executive of the...

SCRAPPING £20 WEEK UNIVERSAL CREDIT UPLIFT SLAMS THE THE DOOR IN THE FACE OF...

From 'Disability Rights UK' The Minister for Work and Pensions Thérèse Coffey has announced that the “temporary” £20 a week uplift to Universal Credit (UC)...

Robotic exosuit will help stroke victims

Stroke patients who have difficulty walking may soon benefit from an invention developed in the United States. A team of researchers has created a...

CAN EYE TESTS SPOT DEMENTIA?

It is possible that a simple eye test could detect the early signs of dementia. US researchers have found that that the thinning of...

MORE DISABLED BY 2047

About 1.5 million men and 2.1 million women over 65 will be physically disabled by 2047, according to a study in BMJ Open.  Caroline Abrahams of...

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An invitation from 'National Voices' Join us for a special National Voices webinar on NHS transformation Featuring guest speaker Dr Timothy Ferris, Director of Transformation NHSE&I,...