Coronavirus: Reviewing benefits

The way you apply and are assessed for different disability benefits has changed due to the pandemic. Here’s what you need to be aware of going forward.

Fighting to scrap the PIP 20-metre rule

Last issue we shone a light on the growing mistrust in Personal Independence Payment. With understanding limited amongst assessors, the 20-metre rule faces increased disconcert. We investigate the campaign to scrap the 20-metre rule.

What’s the fuss about PIP?

The Department of Work and Pensions has announced that every person receiving Personal Independence Payments (PIP) will have their claim reviewed and it’s expected that…

Protect benefits for disabled children, urge charities

Blind Children UK (www.blindchildrenuk.org), the National Deaf Children’s Society (www.ndcs.org.uk), RNIB (www.rnib.org.uk) and national deafblind charity Sense (www.sense.org.uk) are today calling on the Government to protect the benefits that support…

PIP – what’s it all about?

Fran McSweeney, Senior Manager for the RNIB Advice Service, stopped by tell Enable readers more about the next stage of changes to disability welfare benefits….

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