24 May 2018:
Disabled people face ‘hidden crisis’ in accessible housing
23 May 2018:
Health and Social Care Committee report: The Government’s Green Paper on mental health: failing a generation
17 May 2018:
Feel the beat: deaf fans fight for access to live music
16 May 2018:
Sharp rise under-11s referred for mental health help
16 May 2018:
EHRC appoints eight disabled people to advisory committee
The chancellor’s spring statement shows that disabled people will continue to bear the brunt of austerity, according to leading user-led organisations.
Wheelchair users are to be given enhanced rights for bus travel, the government has announced, after a landmark Supreme court judgement.
Many rail businesses are missing out on a customer base worth almost £250 million by not catering for disabled passengers’ needs.
“Astonishing” figures released by the government show that the number of older disabled people receiving benefits to help with their daily living costs has plummeted since 2011.
Campaigners are calling on the government to scrap a policy that prevents disabled people with complex healthcare needs receiving the benefits they need to stay mobile if they are living in residential homes.
Some people who are blind learn the extraordinary skill of echolocation, using mouth clicks to explore their environment in a way comparable to how bats navigate.
High Court rules Tories' disability benefit changes ‘blatantly discriminate’ against mental health patients
The High Court has ruled that government changes to the disability benefit system “blatantly discriminate” against people with mental health problems and are in breach of their human rights.
Thefts of parking permits for disabled motorists have quadrupled in the past four years, figures show.
Disabled people receiving state benefits have been hit with a million sanctions in less than a decade, according to alarming new evidence that they are being discriminated against by the welfare system.
Scientists say they have settled one of medicine's biggest debates after a huge study found that anti-depressants work.