New Care Act 2014 come into force.

The Care Act 2014 came into force in April 2015.  The Act replaces most current law in England and introduces new obligations for local authorities. The key changes are national eligibility criteria for the assessment of care needs for both those needing care and...

Volunteers Week Celebration

Saturday 16th May 2016, 11am till 3pm DIAL (LEEDS) and William Merritt Disabled Living Centre and Mobility Service are holding a joint event to celebrate the difference our volunteers make for disabled people in Leeds. As well as thanking our current volunteers for...

DLA conversion to PIP

Leeds begins the conversion of DLA claims to PIP on the 23/02/15. This means that people on DLA will start to receive letters and forms asking them to complete PIP forms and potentially attend medicals. For more information please contact your local advice...

Roll out of Universal Credit

The roll out of Universal Credit for the Leeds area starts in December this year.  This means that Universal Credit will go live between December 2015 and April 2016. The roll out in Leeds will only include single people who would otherwise claim Jobseekers...