85% DROP IN HOMES FOR OLDER AND DISABLED PEOPLE

A survey of 69 Housing Associations that combined deliver a third of supported and sheltered homes in England has found plans to build new...

NURSES – HOPE FOR WAGES

Signals coming from Downing Street seem to suggest a re-think on some public sector wage increases. It would appear that Theresa May recognises the...

NEW LAWS FOR MOBILITY SCOOTERS?

An incident, a couple of weeks ago, has seen experts urge Ministers to change the law with regard to mobility scooters. A young lad,...

£39 MILLION TO STOP YOUR ESA!

An enquiry by The Independent has found that the Department of Work and Pensions has spent £39 million in an attempt to stop disabled...

FRESHERS HAVE MENTAL HEALTH WORRIES

The number of first year students with mental health issues has risen almost fivefold during the past decade as more young women seek help...

MORE DISABLED PEOPLE LEAVING WORK – THAN STARTING

The Government's pledge to get one million more disabled people into work has been faltering! Their policy has been called into question following figures...

LOST WAY TO ‘ALZ CLUE’

Older people maybe showing signs of dementia when they start losing their way. Experts say that failing navigational skills may indicate the start of...

JUST THREE PORTIONS OF RAW FRUIT AND VEG IS FINE

More conflicting messages about your 'five-a-day' .. as it seems that now 'three-a-day' is fine! Canadian scientists examined 135,000 healthy people on five continents ,...

A DISABILITY TALK EXCLUSIVE!! STEP FREE TRANSPORT (Part Two)

Having highlighted that 198 London Underground Stations are NOT step free 'Transport for London' have outlined their plans for the future. "In December 2016, the...

A DISABILITY TALK EXCLUSIVE!! STEP FREE TRANSPORT (Part One)

198 London Tube Stations Are NOT Step Free! Our investigation shows that only 72 London Underground Stations are actually step free - and that means...

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