Latest news and press releases

Sense: Maximus must deliver a system that is fit for purpose

Thursday 30 October 2014

Maximus must step up to the mark and deliver Work Capability Assesments in a more timely and efficient way

Cuts to ESA would be yet another financial blow for disabled people

Thursday 30 October 2014

Cutting ESA further will have a hugely negative impact on disabled people who are already struggling to get by and often rely on it

A World Conference about deafblindness in Romania

Monday 27 October 2014

Romania is proud to host the 16th Deafblind International World Conference in 2015. This is the first time such an important event in the field of deafblindness has been organised in an Eastern European country.

Sense condemns "shocking" attack on deafblind man

Friday 24 October 2014

Sense condemns the attack on a deafblind man at Chelmsford rail station, in which the victim was thrown onto train tracks

Threshold for social care "far too high"

Thursday 23 October 2014

Many disabled and older people will miss out on services they desperately need following Care Act regulations published by the Government today

Sense Stables and RDA Fenland Group receive £30,000 from local charity

Tuesday 21 October 2014

Councillor Angela Newton and Mrs Bennett presented the Sense Stables and the RDA Fenland Group with cheques totalling £30,000 from the DASH Holiday Homes fund

Running Royal Parks Half Marathon in memory of gran

Friday 17 October 2014

Lizzie Pillinger ran a half marathon inspired by her grandmother

Sense response to Lord Freud’s comments on the minimum wage for disabled people

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Sense has today responded to the comments made by Lord Freud that disabled people are “not worth” the minimum wage.

Making health and social care information accessible

Tuesday 14 October 2014

Last chance to have your say on the draft accessible information standard

Sense response to the Bedroom Tax Private Members Bill

Tuesday 14 October 2014

Sense has today responded to Barbara Keeley MP’s Private Members Bill debate on the ‘bedroom tax’.