A New Place Of Exile

As unearthed by one of Sue Marsh’s readers:

“As disabled people themselves are best placed to judge how to meet their care needs, we will preserve Disability Living Allowance and Attendance Allowance as cash benefits, which can be used to support family care and costs arising from their disability. ”

Disability Living Allowance Mobility Component for blind people the current rules for people claiming the Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance mean that it is only available to people who are physically unable to walk. This is unfair to visually impaired people as they too face mobility difficulties. While the law has now been altered to enable these rules to be changed, it is still not a reality for people with no useful sight for orientation purposes. We will implement this change to help support people with visual impairments to live more independently”


“A Conservative government

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3 responses to “

  1. In the 2010 election David Cameron promised to protect the weak and vulnerable, What a liar that man is

  2. Pingback: The SKWAWKBOX Blog | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it·

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