SAVE THE INDEPENDENT LIVING FUND!
Monday October 14th 2013
Vigil and press call – from 12.30pm – outside front entrance Royal Courts of Justice, the Strand, London, WC2A 2LL
Join us in support of disabled claimants challenging the government’s consultation on the closure of the Independent Living fund.
On Monday 14th October the Court of Appeal will be asked to over-turn the decision of the High Court handed down in April that found that the consultation had been lawful and the Department for Work and Pensions had met the Public Sector Equality Duty.
The ILF was set up in 1988 to support disabled people with the highest levels of support need to live in the community. Since then it has helped thousands to live active and full lives.
The government decision to close the Independent Living Fund and instead devolve responsibility to local…
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