MS Society, with other members of the Disability Benefits Consortium, is stepping up its fight for equality by asking us to sign an online petition to the UK government.
Protect Disability Benefits – No More Cuts
Signing petitions and adding my name to open letters is not really my thing That’s not to say that I never do, just that it has to be a cause with which I agree totally. Now, I find that I have endorsed two – and urge you to do the same. With the general election … Continue reading Protect Disability Benefits – No More Cuts
Move DLA lifetime recipients to PIP without further demoralisation and humiliation, government is urged
Having had the British government drop its planned £30 a week cut, from next year, to Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for new claimants placed in the Work-Related – another campaign is now under way. PIP is a new benefit aimed at replacing the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) but the transfer of people between the … Continue reading Move DLA lifetime recipients to PIP without further demoralisation and humiliation, government is urged