Over 35,000 people have signed Pat's Petition so far - have you?
Let's help Pat reach 100,000 signatures.
Stop and review the cuts to benefits and services, which are falling disproportionately on disabled people, their carers and families.
Welfare reform – NHS – local authority budgets – legal aid – sure start – Independent Living Fund – Remploy – social grant fund
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1. In e-mails, via social media, blogs
2. Add to newsletters
3. Ask family, friends, work colleagues, contacts
4. If you are part of the Hardest Hit / Care and Support Alliances, send your members the details. This is a great way for those unable to attend protests to add their voices to the many others raised in anger.
Request your staff to sign.
Please send a supporting statement to firstname.lastname@example.org detailing the actions you've taken.
These will be added to Pat’s campaign blog.
WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER
The Joint Committee on Human Rights also recently highlighted the risks regarding the rights of disabled people in their report, ‘Implementation of the Right of Disabled People to Independent Living’. Also the Scottish Campaign for a Fair Society, told the Human Rights Council of the UN that the United Kingdom Government is in breach of its human rights obligations to disabled people, their carers and families.