UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL
April 24
More than two million people denied social care under the Tories
Mirror
Government response to damning inquiry into disability benefit system 'falls short', say MPs
Independent
Hated Tory disability benefit tests will be recorded after the government confessed there is a 'lack of trust' in its own system
Mirror

April 23
League table ‘would help government departments improve on assistive technology’
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UK LOCAL AND REGIONAL
April 24
Incredible pictures show how Manchester pioneered the care of disabled children
Manchester Evening News
Judge frustrated over mental health places
BBC News
West Midlands residents are 'struggling' - so why are our mental health trusts getting less funding?
Birmingham Live
Safeguarding adults review slams ‘confused’ enquiry into learning-disabled men’s injuries
Community Care

April 23
Northern children wait longer for help with eating disorders
The Times
Mother of ESA suicide mum-of-nine praises activist for confronting McVey
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Mother of ESA suicide woman pledges to continue fight for justice
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Muscular dystrophy doesn't stop Adam living life to the full
BBC News

IRELAND (including Northern Ireland)
April 24
‘The things I saw in a mental health ward have left me scarred’
Belfast Telegraph

April 23
Mental health facilities 'seriously deficient'
Irish Examiner
'People with disabilities are represented as one-dimensional, that they're happy all the time'
thejournal.ie
Boy (9) with cerebral palsy settles High Court action against hospital for €2.5m
Independent.ie

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