Now in direct contact with a " Mr. X " at the NUS. Seems to be a slight problem in understanding plain English , like most academics , miss out an ology and they will not understand. Anyway , let's see how the modern generation of students handle this issue from their perspective. http://40.media.tu...
Well Melanie , you , me and a few million other former carers have shared the same experience. Nobody cares ... even when we care ... and the only real support we got was from the usual source ... our supporting organisations' orchestra ... a violin concerto ... to " help " us move from one world to...
However, David Mowat stated that the strategy would be “cost neutral”, as he believes, “it’s not about money [/size][/b] On second thoughts , prepare for the worst. Perhaps a little education is needed here. Okay carer army , all 6 million+ together .... " What's OUR number one priority ? " A clue ...
At last , some news ... of sorts. Extracts from an article published by Laura Graham , founder of Cure The NHS - Lambeth , and a contributor on carer matters to the Independent Living site : Last week saw me back at Westminster once again for the APPG on Carers I attended the most recent All Party P...
As an extention to the existing thread on UC and Carers : http://www.carersuk.org/forum/support-and-advice/carer-and-disability-benefits/universal-credit-for-carers-21855 Experiences like these would feature prominately in a fictious sequel to George Orwell's 1984. Universal Credit ? Also a requisit...
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Experiences like these would feature prominately in a fictious sequel to George Orwell's 1984. I have extended some of the problems highlighted into a separate thread for anyone interested : http://www.carersuk.org/forum/support-and-advice/carer-and-disability-benefits/universal-credit-extension-thr...
There is a comprehensive guide available within this site. http://www.carersuk.org/help-and-advice/practical-support/getting-care-and-support/direct-payments Further guidance may be found through any search engine : CARERS DIRECT PAYMENT SCHEME Direct Government / NHS / Money Advice sites to name a ...
I have trouble understanding what Chris is on about most of the time even after reading his posts a few times - I thought I was an intelligent, well educated woman ! Just wish he wouldn't be quite so cryptic :roll: (Actually if was less cryptic he would probably get more responses In business , the...
Perhaps a little more " Hidden " given the author ? Beep , beep ... for now ? Now , that would be worth more than ten as a starter on that challenge ? Python ? I used to get up when the bugle sounded at 4 am , having gone to bed at 5 am , cared for 25 hours for 8 days a week , had to scrap my scraps...