Helping Young Carers or profiting from disablism?

I had noticed an increase of the awareness of so-callesd young carers and how government and voluntary organisations appeared  to accept that it was okay for young people to be performing personal care tasks. And so I wrote an article for Community Care raising my concerns for this.Then a few weeks ago I started to … Continue reading Helping Young Carers or profiting from disablism?

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Changing the face of Welfare

Within the UK, the welfare state has been existance since 1948 in one way or another. Its aim was to support a strong economy by helping people who has become sick or unemployed to get back on their feet and re-enter the workforce. It was based on notions of sickness, wellness, employment and unemployment which … Continue reading Changing the face of Welfare