Reliant on kindness? How austerity is undermining the 2010 Equality Act
Reliance on kindness, in law and in public services, has no place in a democracy based on equal citizenship – but it’s the consequence of austerity.
It’s the vulnerable who pay when councils outsource – a personal story of special needs transport
Outsourcing services, combined with ‘austerity’, leads to inadequate oversight and corner cutting – and leaves service users vulnerable to injury, even death.