INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF THE MENTAL HEALTH ACT

If you work as a healthcare professional then now is your chance to give evidence if you feel there is any particular part of...

MP WARNS OF LONELINESS ‘EPIDEMIC’

Labour MP Rachel Reeves is warning about the mental toll of loneliness in the UK. It comes after a year of research by the...

ATOS, MAXIMUS AND CAPITA QUESTIONED ON ‘GRUELLING’ MEDICAL ASSESSMENTS

The Work and Pensions Committee questioned Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) contractors Atos, Capita and Maximus, who carry out the medical assessments for...

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...

HAPPY 40th BIRTHDAY MOTABILITY!

The transport charity MOTABILITY is celebrating its 40th Birthday. The scheme was designed to help disabled people remain mobile, and allows them to exchange...

HIGHER BENEFITS FOR DISABLED PEOPLE?

Thousands of disabled people will receive higher benefits after winning a legal victory over the Government. People will now get £70 to £90 a week...

ARE DISABLED WORKERS LESS PRODUCTIVE?

It seems that Philip Hammond believes they are. He has been criticised after suggesting that low productivity rates in the UK could be linked...

IF YOU ARE A CHARITY, A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANISATION OR SIMPLY RAISING MONEY FOR A...

We would like to introduce you to CARITAS .. a concept created by Disability Talk to enable charities (small, medium and large) and not-for-profit organisations to raise very...

LET’S REPORT HATE CRIME!

A disability hate crime is any criminal offence that is motivated by hostility or prejudice based upon the victim's disability or perceived disability. Disability,...

TODAY IS WORLD DISABILITY DAY!

And where are our politicians announcing their support for 'World Disability Day?' Sunday 3rd December 2017 Disability Day, or the International Day of People, is a...

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