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Contact a Family provides support, advice and information for families with disabled children, no matter what their condition or disability. Our mission and purpose is to remove the barriers imposed by society which prevent families with disabled children achieving their full potential, and to empower these families to live the lives they want to lead. Visit www.cafamily.org.uk or find us on Facebook, YouTube, or Twitter for more information.
||CleanCarers Allowance : FAQs||Our welfare rights advisers respond to common FAQs about claiming Carers Allowance. For further advice visit http://www.cafamily.org.uk/carersallowance or call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 (Mon-Fri 9:30am-5pm). http://www.cafamily.org.uk/our-he||22 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChallenging the myths around eligibility for Disability Living Allowance (DLA)||As part of our Counting the Costs campaign to stop families going without the basics, we're challenging myths around eligibility for Disability Living Allowance (DLA). Listen to Derek, welfare rights expert from our helpline explain DLA and dispel common||13 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCounting the Costs : A parent's experience||Our Counting the Costs campaign is calling for an end to families with disabled children going without the basics. In this podcast we hear parent carer Chantal share her experiences at the parliamentary launch of the campaign in late 2014, including how C||13 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDealing with bullying - our podcast series||Bullying can happen to any child, but children with special educational needs or a disability (SEND) are more likely to be bullied, and children with a combination of difficulties can be particularly vulnerable. To help parent carers whose children are ex||13 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|