Independent Living, Social Care and Health
£4.6 billion has been cut from care and support funding in England between 2010 to 2015.
The current social care and welfare systems are not up to the task and Disabled people’s experiences of independent living are going backwards while being subject to a dramatic postcode lottery. ROFA has produced a document ‘Independent Living for the Future’ our vision for a national independent living service. Download report
Inclusion London responded to the Local Government Association’s (LGA) survey on adult social care for the future. Our response highlighted that Social care/personal assistance is vital to Disabled people because, when adequately funded and delivered it can enable Disabled people’s rights to independent living and being included in the community as stated under Article 19 […]