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I’m about to not-turn-up for a hospital appointment, and I’m probably not going to let them know. I don’t make a practice of this – I always give notice if I can’t make an appointment but this is different. I’ve … Continue reading
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s my wheelchair! Resilience? Don’t make me laugh! So our flight was diverted to Brest for a medical emergency, fair do’s. But that added two hours onto a five hour ‘cross … Continue reading
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Tell us about your experiences of choice and control over care and support The Independent Living Strategy Group is made up disabled people and allies from a range of organisations. It is convened by Baroness Jane Campbell. The Group is … Continue reading
Much has been written in recent years about the ‘scroungers and skivers’ rhetoric, with good cause. The relentless negative portrayal of disabled people by both the government and the general media has, arguably, resulted in worsening perceptions of disabled people … Continue reading