South West blog posts:
Disabilty Living Allowance Reform - Update
2 February 2011
There were interesting developments in Parliament as our campaign to retain the mobility component of Disability Living Allowance for disabled children in residential schools continues to make an impact.
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
SOUTH WEST TRAILBLAZERS MEET TO DISCUSS CHANGING PLACES
22 December 2010
They need Changing Places toilets with enough space and the right equipment, including a height adjustable changing bench and a hoist.
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 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