Disability

Disabled people are ‘being hit harder by the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Disabled people are ‘being hit harder by the cost of living crisis’

Charity Scope says more than two million disabled people are expected to be in fuel poverty before the end of the year.

Scrapping free tests and Covid sick pay labelled an ‘act of national self-sabotage’
Covid-19

Scrapping free tests and Covid sick pay labelled an ‘act of national self-sabotage’

The PM announced relaxation of remaining Covid rules was met with alarm from scientists, MPs and disability experts.

MPs win fight to make disability benefits research public after DWP refusal
welfare system

MPs win fight to make disability benefits research public after DWP refusal

MPs will obtain a copy of the report – which the government received in 2020 – directly from researchers and publish it themselves.

Disabled people are speaking out about Travelodge’s accessible room policy
Disability

Disabled people are speaking out about Travelodge’s accessible room policy

Legacy benefits freeze left disabled people living on ‘historically’ low payments, court hears
welfare system

Legacy benefits freeze left disabled people living on ‘historically’ low payments, court hears

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DWP faces High Court battle over ‘morally bankrupt’ legacy benefits rule
welfare system

DWP faces High Court battle over ‘morally bankrupt’ legacy benefits rule

Disabled workers paid £3,458 less per year than non-disabled colleagues, research finds
Employment

Disabled workers paid £3,458 less per year than non-disabled colleagues, research finds

‘Do it for the children’: Families plead with Sunak to reverse universal credit cut
Social Justice

‘Do it for the children’: Families plead with Sunak to reverse universal credit cut

‘We matter less than others’: Disabled people protest after missing out on Covid support
Social Justice

‘We matter less than others’: Disabled people protest after missing out on Covid support

Masks may be going, but hidden disabilities aren’t so easily cast aside
Health

Masks may be going, but hidden disabilities aren’t so easily cast aside

Millicent Simmonds: ‘People with disabilities don’t need to be saved’
TV

Millicent Simmonds: ‘People with disabilities don’t need to be saved’

‘We always seem to lose out’: How Covid-19 has hit jobs for disabled people
Employment

‘We always seem to lose out’: How Covid-19 has hit jobs for disabled people

This teenage boy is teaching sign language to 15,000 people in lockdown
Activism

This teenage boy is teaching sign language to 15,000 people in lockdown

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