Factsheets

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Coronavirus Act – Social Care Impact

Dealing with Coronavirus Act Care Cuts (for service users)

Dealing with Coronavirus Care Act Cuts (for helpline workers)

 

Info Sheets

Advice in Scotland

Advice in Northern Ireland

 

Housing Law

Housing Advice During Coronavirus Outbreak

Possession – Social Landlord Housing Association/Trust & Private Landlords

Homelessness – Assistance for those who are or are threatened with homelessness

Unlawful eviction and harassment by landlords

Repairs/Disrepairs Matters

ASBO Matters in the county court

 

Community Care

Safeguarding

Disabled Facilities Grant

Personal Budget & Direct Payments

Discharge from Hospital

Legal Aid

Independent Advocacy Support

Adult Social Care Charging

Carers Assessments

Child to Adult Care Transitional Assessments

Children’s Social Care

Care Assessments & Eligibility Criteria

 

Employment Law

Employment Rights Under the Equality Act

Reasonable Adjustments in Employment

Please also see our digital legal information platform WorkRights (developed with funding by the Legal Education Foundation) which will take you through a series of questions to establish your rights in relation to reasonable adjustments, and, where appropriate, provides a template letter that can be sent to your employer.  You can access the platform and find out more here

Your Rights at Work and the Equality Act – Easy Words and Pictures Guide

Tribunal Tactics

Litigants in Person (Employment Law)

​Disability and Sickness Absence

 

Discrimination – Goods & Services

Public Sector Equality Duty

Financial Services and the Equality Act

Goods & Services and the Equality Act

 

Welfare Benefits

Taking Your Benefits Abroad

Mandatory Reconsiderations for ESA (Physical Functions)

Mandatory Reconsiderations for ESA (Mental Health)

A Guide to Disability Living Allowance

Carer’s Allowance – An Overview

A guide to Personal Independence Payments

How to Prepare for Your PIP Assessment

What is Universal Credit?

A guide to migrating to Universal Credit

 

General Disability Factsheets

The Blue Badge Parking Scheme

A Guide to Driving Licenses

A Guide for Trusts

 

Human Rights Factsheets

The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

The Human Rights Act 1998

 

 

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