health, Politics, NHS, Education, Disability, mental health, local authorities

Disability is the national crisis ‘We are being culled.’

By Simon Sansome People in the UK who have a disability are facing a  national crisis thanks to this Conservative government. They are causing a culling of the disabled community.    The government has admitted that nearly 8,000 people died within six months of being rejected for a crucial disability benefit. New figures reveal 7,990… Continue reading Disability is the national crisis ‘We are being culled.’

Disability, Lifestyle, local authorities, mental health, Politics

COUNCILS NEED TO INTRODUCE DISABILITY OFFICERS NOT JUST SOCIAL WORKERS.  

Being a newly disabled person can be a daunting experience, not only is your entire life going to be overhauled, but also you have no instructions and little or no knowledge of what help is available. The current system is complicated and messy, so much so that people with new disabilities are losing out on… Continue reading COUNCILS NEED TO INTRODUCE DISABILITY OFFICERS NOT JUST SOCIAL WORKERS.  

Disability, mental health

Do you have a cyber shoulder?

Being disabled can sometimes leave you lonely, isolated, cut off from your community or just bored. Cyber shoulder, is something that, well, we have created. Today, most communication is done via text or messenger, not many people pick up the phone anymore and have long conversations. The way we communicate has changed, but sometimes you… Continue reading Do you have a cyber shoulder?