Scottish Social Security Secretary to pledge devolved welfare system will treat blind people ‘with dignity and respect’

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30 January 2019
Source: RNIB

Scottish Social Security Secretary Shirley-Anne Somerville MSP will meet blind and partially sighted campaigners this morning [Wednesday 30 January 2019] to discuss how the welfare system being devolved to Scotland can be improved. Campaigners say that too often the current system, as administered by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), refuses support to claimants with sight loss – decisions

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