Scope responds to PIP announcement

Scope responds to reports that the Governmet is to re-look at changes to the Personal Independent Payment

Mark Atkinson, chief executive of disability charity Scope said:
 
"We welcome news that the Government is to re-look at the proposed reforms to PIP.
 
"Life costs more if you are disabled. 
 
"That's why it's vital that disabled people receive the support they need to live independent lives."

"We welcome the opportunity to work with Government on future plans."‚Äč

Notes to the editor:

For more information contact Warren Kirwan in the Scope press office on 020 7619 7200 or email warren.kirwan@scope.org,uk

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