Financial Wellbeing of Disabled People in the UK
University of Bristol’s Personal
Finance Research Centre and Research Institute for Disabled Consumers
Support for disabled people needs to take into account differences such as age, income and impairments that can affect living standards, the report finds. Employment support, improved benefits, tailored costs support and better access to services and advice are essential to improve financial wellbeing of disabled people.
Barriers to employment
The extra costs of disability