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WACDS South Wales Open Space Meeting

The Wales Alliance for Citizen Directed Support has been successful in getting CDS onto the social services policy agenda. A great deal of work is now going into ensuring that the forthcoming Social Services and Well-being Act Regulations and Code of Practice enable CDS to be implemented across Wales.   This Open Space meeting will […]

Delays to Personal Independence Payment

A report just out from the National Audit Office says that The DWP has had to delay the Personal Independence Payment programme’s roll-out

Atos want to back out of Work Capability Assessment contracts

Atos Healthcare are negotiating with the Department for Work and Pensions to exit their £500 Million contract for the Work Capability Assessments  early following alleged death threats. For the text of the original breaking news article in the Financial Times (which has since been confirmed by Atos), see: This came shortly after the Guardian […]

Deadline looms over 'shadow' report

Members of the disability movement believe they still have time to produce a solid, well-researched report on how the UK is implementing the UN disability convention, despite a looming deadline.

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