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Let’s make this a General Election for everybody

Let’s make this a General Election for everybody At…

End of an era – and start of a new one

Elinor Harbridge is retiring after a remarkable 30 years…

Fighting hate crime – are you ’with Sam‘?

The national learning disability charity Dimensions is spearheading…

Lives - not services

In a tough environment of budget reductions, workforce problems…

'Supported living – a service or a life?' Learning Disability England's first conference 2016

Learning Disability England (LDE)'s first conference since…

Preparing people for benefit assessments

To avoid some of the more disastrous outcomes for people attending…

Achieving compliance with the Care Act

Provider rates, lawful and unlawful cuts, advocacy entitlement,…

DLA to PIP – more hurdles for disabled people to negotiate

Now all DLA claimants must put in a claim for PIP and some of…

The Care Act shows its teeth

Intro: Haringey’s failure to provide an advocate, and the first…