1st August 2018 Sleep easier...
You may have seen that The Court of Appeal has made a ruling on Sleep In payments.
The court found in favour of Mencap, so this means that the national minimum wage does not apply when a support worker is sleeping.
20th July 2018 A List Not To Be Missed!
The Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2018 is the UK’s first national listing of people with learning disabilities and/or autism who are helping make things better for themselves and others.
5th June 2018 A Third Of A Million Disabled People In The UK Now In Unsuitable Homes!
A major report by the Equality and Human Rights Commission has found that around 350,000 people with disabilities are now living in homes that don't meet their needs.
8th May 2018 LGA backs HOLD...and that's a Fact(book)!
We are delighted to announce that the Local Government Association (LGA) has just launched a major Factbook about HOLD (Home Ownership for people with Long-term Disabilities).
23rd March 2018 Universal Credit - has your income been cut?
Law firm Leigh Day is taking a judicial review in the High Court over a client who has lost almost £200 per month as a result of being moved over to Universal Credit and they want to hear from other people similarly affected.