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My Gift. 

Recently I’ve been going through a really difficult time. A change in my medications has gone incredibly wrong, meaning I’ve been flaring in every sense of the word. 539 more words



Friday, September 16 in Redding

Do you care about any of the following topics?

  • Medicare and Social Security?
  • Protecting Your Pension and Retirement Income?
  • Lowering Your Cost of Prescription Drugs?
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Benefit Assessment Failed- For Having A Firm Handshake

Another response to this, through Facebook.

When I went down the road of the dwp assesment I was turned down as he said I had a firm hand shake! 123 more words


61chrissterry reblogged this on 61chrissterry and commented:

So true, as taking into the conclusions from some of the assessments the assessors do not have a clue. Unfortunately they are being listened to, not the experts by experience, the disabled person themselves.

ORS Funding to be reviewed by Government

Students over the age of 18 who want to enter tertiary education may be left with less support than what is currently available.

The Government will review the Ongoing Resourcing Scheme in the near future as radical changes to Special Education are set to continue. 145 more words


ATOS Home Visits: One Reader's Experience

Many thanks go to reader Alan Philips who shared his wife’s experience with ATOS in our comments. He has kindly allowed us to publish his comment as a post in itself. 241 more words


61chrissterry reblogged this on 61chrissterry and commented:

The gap between us and them is for ever becoming larger, who really cares about us, certainly not the Government, Atos, Maximus and Capita, they only care about themselves.