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Bedroom tax: Carers facing debt, eviction and food poverty


New Carers UK research shows Government failing to protect carers and disabled people from ‘spare room’ cuts Carers are being […]

Young carers: Quarter of a million children provide care for others


Young carers: Quarter of a million children provide care for others Nearly a quarter of a million children in England […]

Queen’s Speech: New Rights for Carers


Hundreds of thousands of carers will be promised new rights in the Queen’s Speech tomorrow as the number of elderly […]

Budget 2013: What it means for carers ?


Budget 2013: What it means for carers March 20 2013 : In addition to downgrading forecasts for economic growth, the […]

Partial bedroom tax victory: Severely disabled kids now exempt


Partial bedroom tax victory: Severely disabled kids now exempt from hated plans Iain Duncan Smith bowed to pressure and announced […]

Carer’s Credit – whats it all about ?


Carer’s Credit- whats it all about ? Carer’s Credit is a way of protecting pension rights for people who are […]

Update on Major changes to DLA.


Major Changes to Disability Living Allowance: Important Information for Motability Customers: From 8 April 2013, the Government is introducing a […]

Benefit cap – What does this mean for me?


Benefit Cap – what does this mean for me? From April 2013 the overall amount of benefit you can receive […]

Universal Credit – What does this mean for me?


  Universal Credit – What does this mean? The government wants to simplify the benefits system.  From April 2013 Universal […]

ARE YOU READY FOR THE BEDROOM TAX?


Changes to Housing Benefit (The Bedroom Tax): From April 2013 some people will get less housing benefit than they did […]