Celebrating Success

People supported by Liverpool-based employment service, Vocational Support, were recognised for their employment and volunteering achievements at a special awards ceremony in Widnes. Vocational Support Service, which is part of national social care charity Community Integrated Care, supports people with


Thousands Wait for Wheelchairs

Official figures just published suggest thousands of disabled people face long delays to receive an NHS wheelchair. In addition, one in five children who need a wheelchair are being forced to wait beyond the supposed maximum 18 weeks, as are


Government Plans to Limit PIP Entitlement

In what has been a turbulent few days following an update on Personal Independence Payments (PIP) for disabled people, the government has stated that it looks to save an extra £3.7bn by cutting payments by 2022. Two tribunals ruled that more should be


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