Behind the wheel – tips for safe driving

Safe Behind the Wheel

There are nearly five million people over 70 who hold driving licences in the UK, with more than 100,000 of those aged over 90. In later life, driving becomes increasingly […]

Palliative care

Palliative Care

Click the links below to go straight to more information: What is palliative care? How to find a provider? What is palliative care? The care of people in the advanced […]

Spinal muscular atrophy – SMA awareness month

SMA Awareness month

Every year, August has a focus on Spinal Muscular Atrophy or SMA Here is a quick overview of key information about the condition. What is Spinal Muscular Atrophy? There are […]

Hate crime – support for victims

CPS statements on hate crime

More prosecutions for online crime; better support for victims The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has recently published new public statements on how it will prosecute hate crime and support victims […]

Meredith McCammond of Disability Tax Guide

Disability Tax Guide

This article has been written by Meredith McCammond from the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group. If you have a disability, and use direct payments to employ a PA, this will […]

Carers can suffer from depression

Resources for Carers

An army of carers There are more than 6 million people in Britain currently caring for a partner, friend or relative who is unable to manage alone, due to illness […]

respite

Respite Care

Click the links below to go straight to more information: What is respite care? How to get it? Is there any help to pay for it? How to find a […]