Have your say! How do you think we can make Wales fairer?
All local authorities have been informed to notify their recipients of the new arrangements and how these will operate. Below is a list of the appropriate points of contact for each local authority. Welsh independent living grant – local authority contact officers (pdf opens in new window)
Plaid Cymru’s social protection spokesperson, Hywel Williams MP, has urged the Labour Welsh Government to adopt the approach taken in Scotland
A new £20m fund to support more than 1,600 disabled people in Wales with their care needs comes into operation today, following the closure of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) by the UK Government.