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The latest stories about our projects, products and services and the disability sector in general.


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General Election 2024: Our roadmap for the next government 

Thursday 23 May 2024

The General Election will be held on 4 July. This will be your chance to vote for who you want to represent...

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Universal Credit: Managed Migration, your questions answered

Thursday 23 May 2024

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Meet our ROAR-some fundraisers from last year’s DinoDay Challenge

Tuesday 21 May 2024

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Charities challenge minister over funding threat to new special school eye test service

Tuesday 21 May 2024

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Paid opportunity: Could you be one of our Autism Peer Educators?

Monday 20 May 2024

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Free School Meals campaign shortlisted for Charity Award

Friday 17 May 2024

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Safety Valve Agreements  -how they impact disabled children and their families

Thursday 16 May 2024

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Views on school transport in England needed

Tuesday 14 May 2024

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Two child limit on benefits pushing families with disabled children further into poverty

Monday 13 May 2024

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Child Trust Fund campaign latest

Friday 10 May 2024

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Contact joins calls for reform of Carer’s Allowance and action on overpayments

Thursday 9 May 2024

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Got a question about managed migration onto Universal Credit? Ask us on 14 May

Wednesday 8 May 2024

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Registrations now open for the DinoDay Challenge 2024

Tuesday 7 May 2024

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Government consults on squeezing access to key disability benefit

Tuesday 7 May 2024

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Free online workshops in May for parents in London and the Midlands caring for children with autism

Friday 3 May 2024

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Universal Credit managed migration to be extended to a further half million claimants in the coming months

Thursday 2 May 2024

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School attendance: a parent’s view

Tuesday 30 April 2024

New webinar series for parent carers of a child or young person with autism

Monday 29 April 2024

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Today is Undiagnosed Children’s Day

Friday 26 April 2024