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Carers Set To Lose Benefits When PIP Comes In

Carers Set To Lose Benefits When PIP Comes In | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Thousands of carers in England, Wales and Scotland are set to lose benefits when new disability-claim rules start. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) says 5,000 carers currently eligible fo...
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A4e given over 45 million of taxpayers money - to give classes on using toilet paper

A4e given over 45 million of taxpayers money - to give classes on using toilet paper | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
(It's not satire - it's a4E!) I know his name might sound like it's been made-up but honestly - A4e topdog and cartoon Conservative Jonty Oliff-Cooper is for real. His job is to help spend all that...
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HM Courts and Tribunals Service - The hearing

It was my partner's tribunal today. We had the option of cancelling at the last minute because of her recent health but she wanted to go and get it over with as she has been put through hell by DWP...
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Return from the "Blah's" to a cleaning contest...

Return from the "Blah's" to a cleaning contest... | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Well it's a good thing I declared "blah" day over before I went to bed last night because I had a lot to do today. I could not be having another "blah" day today because today was a....wait for it....
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Home Care 'Shocking' Says CQC

Home Care 'Shocking' Says CQC | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
A quarter of home-care services provided to the elderly in England are failing to meet quality and safety standards, inspectors say. More than 700,000 people above the age of 65 rely on home help f...
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Stop Walking On Eggshells: Introduction

Stop Walking On Eggshells: Introduction | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
I decided to begin my decent into what will probably be a hellish journey into Stop Walking On Eggshells: Taking Back Your Life When Someone You Care About Has Borderline Personality Disorder. Alre...
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Court of Appeal will this morning rule whether ConDem employment schemes constitute forced labour

Court of Appeal will this morning rule whether ConDem employment schemes constitute forced labour | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
 

This article titled "Judgment expected on government's unpaid work schemes" was written by Shiv Malik, for guardian.co.uk on Tuesday 12th February 2013 07.Read more...
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Female, Twenty Something, Schizophrenic, GSOH: How to Enjoy Your Appointments With the Psychiatrist

Female, Twenty Something, Schizophrenic, GSOH: How to Enjoy Your Appointments With the Psychiatrist | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Another tongue in cheek post, this time about ways to enjoy psychiatrist appointments.
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Shame

Shame | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
I don't know why I thought of this as I was doing the washing up, but I did. So I thought I'd write about it - it explains some stuff, and I'm sure I'm not the only one who feels/has felt this way....
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Horse meat scandal, world wide

Horse meat scandal, world wide | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
The editorial of News Line daily in Britain says: Tuesday, 12 February 2013 HORSEMEAT SCANDAL What started off last month as news, that traces of horsemeat DNA had been discovered by the Irish Food...
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Undecided Scot decides

Undecided Scot decides | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
I still don't know how I'll vote in autumn 2014. But a few days ago, one thing at least was made definite for me: the Better Together vote is going to win. I'm certain enough of that to lay a bet o...
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Self-Harm Lessons...

Self-Harm Lessons... | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Many of you will know that I blogged about self-harm yesterday.  I learned so much through your responses ,I thought I would share.  These things I should maybe have figured out but I didn't connec...
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Lords second reading of Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill

Lords second reading of Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
  Members of the Lords will discuss the key principles and purpose of the Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill during second reading, on Monday 11 February 2013. The bill implements an announcement...
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Dame Anne Begg MP Appears on Sunday Politics Scotland

Dame Anne Begg MP Appears on Sunday Politics Scotland | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Dame Anne Begg MP, as chair of the Work and Pensions Select Committee appeared on the Sunday Politics to discuss the Work Capability Assessment, and the problems caused by ATOS. You can watch Anne ...
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Welfare benefits: 'The Lords regret...'

Welfare benefits: 'The Lords regret...' | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
If the Palace of Westminster ever had a rat infestation it must be personified in the body of David Freud. This deadly pest, who is likely to cause disease and infirmity among many of the lower-ear...
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Lib Dems have a cunning plan to win Eastleigh. They've abandoned Nick Clegg.

Lib Dems have a cunning plan to win Eastleigh. They've abandoned Nick Clegg. | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
(it's not satire - it's the LibDems!) It seems the Lib Dems have a cunning plan to win the Eastleigh by-election. They've abandoned their leader Nick Clegg. As is normal during a by-election campai...
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Iain Duncan Smith Is A Power Crazed Fool And Should Be Sacked

Iain Duncan Smith Is A Power Crazed Fool And Should Be Sacked | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Even the skiving Employment Minister Mark Hoban was forced to drag his lazy arse out of bed today to defend the workfare shambles which saw many of the government's welfare to work schemes declared...
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Workfare: you win some you lose some

Workfare: you win some you lose some | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
The court declared that the Department of Work & Pension's workfare scheme was unlawful, because it was not being operated as described. Iain Duncan Smith, Chris Grayling, Mark Hoban, Esther Mc...
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Workfare Is Broken! New Court Ruling and Charity Exodus Are Death Knell For Forced Labour!

Workfare Is Broken!  New Court Ruling and Charity Exodus Are Death Knell For Forced Labour! | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
The latest news from the High Court workfare appeal is that Cait Reilly was forced to work unlawfully in a huge blow to Iain Duncan Smith's welfare reforms.  According to @shivmalik1 all workfare s...
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Liam Fox Should stick to playing Doctors & medical Student with his good friend Adam Werritty...

Liam Fox Should stick to playing Doctors & medical Student with his good friend Adam Werritty... | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
  Liam Fox the Disgraced Ex Government Minister wants George Osborne to announce further cuts to the Welfare Budget, the slimebag is also hinting that he wouldn't be against returning to front...
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Blah...

Blah... | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
I don't know why but today I feel blah.  I don't have a lot of energy, and I can't focus on much.  I've done exercise which I do just about every day, the sun is shining and I'm in my comfort zone,...
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Some Good News! Campaigner Christos Palmer Wins ESA Appeal At Tribunal

Some Good News! Campaigner Christos Palmer Wins ESA Appeal At Tribunal | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
Readers, I've just had some good news from disability campaigner Christos Palmer. Yesterday, he won his appeal against being in the Work Related Activity Group for Employment Support Allowance. He'...
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Goldman Sachs downgrades God after new figures show they are now running the world

Goldman Sachs downgrades God after new figures show they are now running the world | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
(satire - I think) In a long expected move, Goldman Sachs has joined ratings agencies S&P and Fitch in downgrading God to 'junk' status after recent figures show they are now the ones who are o...
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Jobcentre Staff Are Not Social Workers Or Doctors Yet They Now Have More Power Over Vulnerable Lives

Jobcentre Staff Are Not Social Workers Or Doctors Yet They Now Have More Power Over Vulnerable Lives | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
The shocking story of Jobcentre abuse recently published on Disabled People Against Cuts' (DPAC) website will be all too familiar to many claimants. The post tells the story of a claimant who was c...
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Guest Post - Elizabeth

Guest Post - Elizabeth | Mental Health, Politics and LGBT issues | Scoop.it
7 Surprising Signs You Are Stressed to the Max! We already know that an upset tummy and symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome are sure signs of being stressed to the Max...yet, there are many other ...
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