Care home residents to keep DLA/PIP mobility

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wojtek
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Dec 1 2011 15:28
Care home residents to keep DLA/PIP mobility

'Disabled people living in residential care will continue to have their additional mobility needs met through Disability Living Allowance (DLA) and the Personal Independence Payment (PIP), the Minister for Disabled People, Maria Miller announced today...'

http://www.dwp.gov.uk/newsroom/press-releases/2011/dec-2011/dwp136-11.shtml

Congrats to all those fighting to keep it!

Why do you think they amended it though, was it because they were forced into it from below, political expediency, they genuinely care, what?