Government announces new Disability Action Alliance

This is just one of the actions announced by the new minister for disabled people, Esther McVey MP, in the newly published Fulfilling Potential discussion paper and Next Steps paper.
Whilst we welcome the government’s commitment to wanting to support disabled people to lead more independent lives with greater choice and control we still have great concerns over the levels of welfare benefit cuts targeted at disabled people.
These documents are well worth the read as they map out the government’s future approach to disabled people