Children with disabilities

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boy in wheelchair
For many disabled young people, mobility support means being able to lead a full life. We can't eliminate the benefit, explains policy adviser Liz Lovell.
19 October 2011, 2 comments
Policy team
three young people in wheelchairs and two standing adults
Our new report shows that 320,000 disabled children in the UK live in poverty – a staggering number that is around 30,000 more than official statistics suggest
07 October 2011
Policy team
young man and a woman, his advocate, sitting on a blanket in a park
Research shows the important role advocates play in disabled children and young people's lives, says our policy adviser Elizabeth Lovell.
30 September 2011
Policy team
woman helping young man in wheelchair into a medical vehicle
Will budget cuts be fair or will they disproportionately fall upon children and families most in need, pushing more families into poverty?
08 August 2011, 3 comments
Policy team
Children in wheelchairs
Jim Davis, Good Childhood Advisor, explains why disabled children should be enabled to make their own choices in life.
20 June 2011
Church team
Bob Reitemeier
Our Chief Executive Bob Reitemeier explains why he's concerned about the effects changes to the benefit system will have on families with disabled children.
07 June 2011
Leadership team
Young people from our PACT programme spend time with the Digital team
Carole Jackson details the visit by two young people from our PACT programme who interviewed the Children's Commissioner and meet staff at our head office.
03 June 2011
Programme staff