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Service User Testimonial

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“Since the group became involved with my case it has taken a lot of the stress away from me. Up until I was made aware that there was somebody out there who could help with this sort of trouble I thought I was on my own with all the worry and stress. Brian came in […]

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Rosie Winterton MP – Statement on Bedroom tax

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The Right Hon Rosie Winterton MP has made the following statement in her weekly Parliamentary bulletin: “I know how concerned many constituents are about the Government’s ‘bedroom tax’, which will come into effect in April and will mean anyone living in social rented housing with one or more ‘spare’ rooms will lose an average of […]

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Changes to the Personal Independence Payment

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Following wide-spread criticism of the new Personal Independence Payment (PIP) which replaces DLA the Government undertook a consultation. One of the Key recommendations for change is the automatic eligibility for a Blue Badge: “Therefore, having carefully considered the responses to the consultation, Ministers have decided that, when DLA is replaced by PIP, there should still […]