DWP's confession: 'We ignore benefit-related deaths'

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has admitted making no effort to collect – or learn the lessons from – reports of disabled people whose deaths have been linked to the withdrawal or non-payment of disability benefits.

'Enabling Wales' Project Launch

“An enabling society in which disabled children and adults enjoy the right to independent living and social inclusion” Save the date! Disability Wales and our partners at Wales Co-operative Centre and Dewis Centre for Independent Living are delighted to announce that the ‘Enabling Wales’ project will be officially launched by Lesley Griffiths AM, Minister for […]

Digital Lives workshops

  Are you a disabled person? Interested in getting online? Free Workshops September 12th @ Liberty Stadium, Swansea, SA1 2FA  10am – 3pm September 25th @  YMCA Newport, NP20 2HF 10am – 3pm The current complex system of working-age benefits and Tax Credits is to be replaced by a new benefit called Universal Credit. The […]

Wheelchair Sports Spectacular 2014 – September 12th and 13th

The event is primarily for people with a physical disability but anyone is welcome to attend and try the 20 sports on offer all under one roof. This is a great opportunity to find out which sports you like and find out about local mainstream inclusive clubs and disability specific clubs.   Entry is free […]

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