Together for Short lives

Together for Short Lives

Hearing the news that your child has a life-shortening condition and is likely to die young is completely devastating For tens of thousands of families in the UK this is […]

DWP Targets for mandatory reconsideration

Mandatory Reconsideration & Appeal

May 23, 2017

There is a target for rejecting Mandatory Reconsiderations When I first read the recent Department of Work and Pensions’ (DWP’s) response to a Freedom of Information request on disability benefit […]

Cuts to PIP mobility

PIP & ESA appeals success

Growth in the success rate for benefit appeals Nearly two-thirds of appeals over PIP decisions are successful at tribunal According to statistics from the Tribunal Service, the success rate for […]

Eye health

Maintaining Eye Health

A reminder about what we can do to protect our eyesight Eye problems may be increasingly prevalent, but they aren’t inevitable! As a nation, we are rather ill-informed when it […]

Foundations roadshow on disabled facilities grants

General Home Safety

Every year some 2.8 million people in the UK find themselves visiting the A & E department because of an accident at home. About the same number visit their own […]