Disabled people on direct payments

Coronavirus: Government ‘has abandoned’ disabled people on direct payments The government is facing accusations that its emergency planning for dealing with the coronavirus pandemic has “abandoned” disabled people who use direct payments to employ their own personal assistants (PAs). Although the government finally produced guidance for the social care sector Read more…

ME Question in Parliament

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will take steps to expand NHS specialist chronic fatigue syndrome services in (a) Sussex (b) Kent and (c) other areas across the UK; and if he will make a statement. https://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-question/Commons/2020-03-10/27580/ Caroline Lucas