Social Care is Broken

Social Care is Broken Beyond Repair – what should replace it.

An article by Peter Beresford, co-chair of Shaping Our Lives, the disabled people’s and service users’ organisation and network, and Professor of Citizen Participation at the University of Essex.

and Mark Harrison, CEO of Equal Lives, a user-led disabled people’s organisation in the East of England, and senior research fellow of Social Action at the University of Suffolk.

24 November 2017

Read their Labour Briefing article  here

NHS is blackmailing service-users into accepting unsafe care

An article on the Black Triangle Campaign web page by John Pringle of the Disability News Service on 2 November 2017.

Read the full article here 

Disabled Woman trapped in care home that wants to evict her

A very troubling article on the Disability News Service by John Pringle on 9 November 2017

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Payment for sleep-in Carers

An article in The Guardian on 5 November 2017 by Sonia Sodha; We bailed out the bankers. And yet we’re ready to throw care workers to the wolves.

Read the article here