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Let’s not resign disabled people to this fate – Standard Issue

Parents of young children who need continual observation overnight no longer have that care so sacrifice their own sleep. The portable hoist – provision for outside the house for, say, a severely disabled seven-year-old – is no longer deemed a necessity. The blind quadriplegic man who received 24hr care for 18 years, now expected to cope with just eleven hours a week.

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Common Space – Gary Elliot: The best way to support Gaelic is to learn it, and here’s how to do it

Scottish news and politics, analysis and opinion. Scotland’s political social media hub. CommonSpace columnist Gary Elliot says the best way to combat negativity around Gaelic is to learn it and cement its place in Scotland.

Source: Common Space – Gary Elliot: The best way to support Gaelic is to learn it, and here’s how to do it

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