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The Extra Costs Commission was a year-long independent inquiry which explored the extra costs faced by disabled people and their families in England and Wales.
The Commission had two key aims:
To drive down the extra costs of disability. The Commission identified recommendations for:
The Commission published a report in June 2015. This report outlined ways to reduce the extra costs faced by disabled people.
It published a later report in October 2016, which looked at the impact since the end of the project.
Key findings included:
We are continuing to campaign for action to reduce the extra costs faced by disabled people.
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