Please be aware that views expressed in the blogs on this site are the bloggers own and not those of the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign.
East of England blog posts:
Disability Living Allowance - The proposed changes and how to get your voice heard
26 January 2011
February 14 is an important day in the lives of the 2.7 million disabled people who receive Disability Living Allowance. It marks the deadline for submissions to the Government's consultation on their proposed changes to DLA and its replacement with the n
The OpenBritain 2011 Guide is due for publication in January 2011.
20 December 2010
The OpenBritain initiative goes from strength to strength as a one stop shop for disabled people who want to be visitors and tourists. Now a published guide, an associated website openbritain.net and a soon to come open source platform, thanks to the supp
The Issues That Matter to Me Most as a Young Disabled Person
1 November 2010
Jonathan Gilmour's Speech at the East of England Trailblazer's Meeting in Cambridge, Saturday 30th October 2010
The cuts and their impact
22 October 2010
Since the emergency budget in June, and possibly beforehand, some politicians and sections of the media have been making statements that confuse and encourage people in to believing that Disability Living Allowance is connected to a person's income or mea
Time to invest in disability in the workplace
14 October 2010
Earlier this week a random selection of people claiming Incapacity Benefit in Burnley and Aberdeen began the process of undertaking a Work Capability Assessment (WCA).