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No Voice No Choice

This is a two year project funded by the Peoples Health Trust.  The project is being run by the Disability Advice Project (DAP).  It is targeted at parents of children and young people up to the age of 25 years, with a disability in Torfaen.  Aims of the project are:  Improved participation of parents of […]


Campaigns, Child Poverty Action Group

The ‘two-child limit’ is affecting families now – third or subsequent children born since last Thursday are no longer eligible for child tax credit or universal credit support. This breaks a fundamental premise of our social security system – the link between what families need and the support they get. We’ve been putting pressure on the government […]


The real cost of caring

The pressure is on our social services to deliver care to some of the most vulnerable in society.  Week In, Week Out investigated the challenges facing those on the front line of a system struggling under the strain.   Filming behind the scenes with a Welsh care company, reporter Sian Lloyd uncovers a recruitment crisis which […]


Inspired by Allan Thomas

Allan Thomas who dedicated 20 years to DAP recently passed away and left a void in the hearts of all of us here. This year to raise money one of the things he wanted to do was the Cardiff Half Marathon. His desire is now our inspiration several of us will run it for him. […]