Current campaigns – act now
Our latest campaigns events and updates
The Universal Credit (UC) system needs to be fixed – the system can push disabled people, families, and other groups into debt. Data from Trussell Trust foodbanks reveals that foodbanks in areas of full Universal Credit rollout for 12 months or more have seen a 52% increase in need, compared to 13% elsewhere.
We note the global disability summit being held in London at the end of July. We are strongly in favour of international support that improves the lives of Deaf and Disabled people across the world. We also have a number of concerns about the summit.
The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on hate crime is running an enquiry. The APPG is interested to hear from experts, practitioners, victims and their representative organisations, as well as academics and others with an interest in and knowledge of the topic.
Join us at the high court to show support and solidarity to the claimant taking the legal case against the government’s decision to cap Access to Work. Disabled people from all impairment groups have suffered through changes to the Access to Work disability employment support scheme that have made it harder and harder to get into and stay in work.