New study highlights the cost of caring

A report out this week suggests that unpaid carers face ‘a severe financial penalty’ as soon as they start looking after a disabled or chronically ill relative or friend…

Commission to offer disabled staff better future

A body which represents adults in education in England and Wales has launched an examination of the recruitment, training, deployment and career progression of disabled staff in lifelong learning.

Assembly Elections: “Make Mental Health Law a Dealbreaker” says Mental Health Charity Hafal

Potential coalition parties in a new Assembly should make a commitment to Welsh mental health legislation a condition of joining the Government, Welsh mental health charity Hafal announced today.

Peter Davey, Chair of Hafal, said this morning: “What better test of the Assembly’s new powers than to enhance the legal rights of the most vulnerable people in Welsh society?…