Frances Kelly – Work, disability and real change

Posted by CarerWatch on the Compass website.

 

CarerWatch is a group of unpaid family carers. We have many members with severe and enduring disability. We work closely with Broken of Britain which is a campaigning group for disabled people. So we know what it is like at the coalface of disability.

We would like to congratulate Compass on the truly excellent think piece ‘Dark Times for those who Cannot Work.‘ We have been campaigning in a climate of ignorance and misinformation about work and disability for so long that this research is like a blast of fresh air.

We are not alone in welcoming this think piece. The think piece has been warmly welcomed by the Disability Alliance which represents two hundred disability groups including thirty main disability charities

http://www.disabilityalliance.org/darktimes.htm

So is it possible to build on this research and make a real change at last?…. Click for full article

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