Monthly Archive: December 2016

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Lower benefit cap comes into effect

Government Changes to the benefit cap came into effect on 7 November 2016, reducing the total amount of benefits a household can receive. A new benefit cap came into effect from 7 November 2016, meaning...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

UK to make disability a global priority

International Development Secretary announces new focus on disability on International Day for People with Disabilities The UK will lead a step-change in the world’s efforts to end extreme poverty by pushing disability up the global...