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"Families of Disabled Children are at Breaking Point......."

Two thirds of families with disabled children are not getting crucial support and services in their local area.

Richard Hawkes, chief executive of Scope, said: "The Government has a once-in- a-Generation opportunity to end the daily struggle parents of disabled children face."

The draft bill, published in September does not go far enough....

Read on:

http://m.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/oct/15/disability-charities-families-gaps-care?cat=society&type=article

 

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