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- Emma Garrod 13/10/2015 5 commentsBen, it's been nearly six years since you left the horrors of Winterbourne View and though much has changed, battles remain. Five years on I write to you to tell you just how amazing and strong you are, and of the huge impact that you, my big brother, have on my life.
- Jo Davies 12/10/2015 1 commentsLet’s face it: no-one likes to talk about money. This tricky subject gets even trickier when we’re talking about benefits – or welfare, or social security, as some people prefer to call it. It doesn’t really matter what we call it, but we do have to talk about it. Because benefits support is crucial for many thousands of people with a learning disability and their families – and it is at risk of being lost.
- Amy Clarke 12/10/2015 2 commentsLife on benefits is not the picnic the media sometimes like to make it out to be. Let me tell you about my journey through the benefits system so far...