Protecting welfare support news

  • Attendance Allowance campaign win


    We're thrilled to announce that Attendance Allowance has been protected for older people with sight loss. Attendance Allowance helps people aged 65 and over to meet the extra costs of their disability and to ensure that they're able to live as independent a life as possible.

  • Autumn Statement announcements


    The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond MP, delivered the Autumn Statement on Wednesday 23 November. Find out which announcements may impact on people with sight loss.

  • MPs vote unanimously to postpone cuts


    After many months of hard work by disabled campaigners, MPs have voted to postpone proposed cuts to Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and Universal Credit.

  • Attendance Allowance under attack


    Join our campaign supporters - Joanna, Mike and John - and ask your MP to help protect Attendance Allowance.

  • Share your experiences of claiming PIP with the DWP


    The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) want to know about your experience of claiming Personal Independence Payment (PIP) to see how they could make it better.

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