Thursday, 12 July 2012

Disabled people let down by new social care plans for England

Source MS Society:

The Government has today released plans for the future of social care in England. Despite promises of a 'radical overhaul' and the announcement of some positive steps, the plans, set out in a Government White Paper, have largely been met with disappointment and criticised as 'empty rhetoric'.
The MS Society has joined over 65 charities in condemning the Government's decision to delay crucial decisions on funding, and the failure to outline a clear timetable for reform.  Read more here.