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Unprecedented coalition of UK charities unite to tackle inequality for disabled children and their families

Research reveals 69% of families never receive support caring for their disabled children outside their close friends or family. The UK’s leading children’s charities will fight for better health and social care for disabled children, young people and their families under the newly-formed Disabled Children’s Partnership. The new coalition, which comprises of 28 charities, has formed as new research reveals ... Read More »

Judge rules learning disabled ‘owed care’ by health chiefs

Health chiefs owe a legal duty to assess and review the community care needs of mental health patients in NI, a High Court judge has ruled. Mr Justice McCloskey held that, in suitable cases, social needs should be met within a reasonable time. Read More »