The latest news from Just Lincolnshire.
Mencap want to hear from adults with a learning disability and their families about their experience of personal budgets.Read More
There are over 500,000 people with autism in the UK - that's 1 in 100.Read More
Tragic deaths such as those of Fiona Pilkington and her daughter, Francecca, could be repeated because some police officers are too embarrassed to ask victims of crime about their disability, inspectors have warned.Read More
PAWS has been set up under the wing of Dogs for the Disabled to bring together the parents and carers of children with an Autism Spectrum Condition to share experiences and to explore the helping potential that a pet dog might have with a family.Read More
Lincolnshire County Council are out to consultation on the new county-wide Autism Strategy. They are hoping to get as many people with an interest in autism to respond to this as possible to ensure that their voices are heard.Read More
A £2.6 million fund designed to help disabled people overcome barriers to becoming elected officials has been launched by the Government. The new fund will help meet the additional costs a disabled candidate may face in standing for election as police and crime commissioners, councillors or MPs, such as extra transport or sign-language interpreters.Read More