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Welcome to The British Polio Fellowship

The British Polio Fellowship is a charity dedicated to helping, supporting and empowering approximately 120,000 people in the UK living with the late effects of Polio and Post Polio Syndrome (PPS), a neurological condition. It provides information, welfare and support to those living with the effects to enable all to live full independent and integrated lives.

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    Latest from the DWP – New award review process for Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
    Latest from the DWP – New award review process for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) “From 25th June there will be a change to the Award Review process. This follows feedback from claimants and representatives that under the existing process a face-to-face assessment isn’t always necessary. Claimants will […]...
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    Benefit Cap Changes
    Benefit Cap Changes The Welfare Reform and Work Act (2016) introduces some changes to the benefit cap. These changes, which will take effect in autumn 2016, include changes to the benefit cap levels to £23,000 a year for couples with or without children and lone parents and […]...
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  • Hats off to Liverpool milliner’s Royal Ascot charity fashion campaign
    Hats off to Liverpool milliner’s Royal Ascot charity fashion campaign
    Liverpool milliner Janice Charles of House of Charles and national charity The British Polio Fellowship took Royal Ascot ‘Ladies’ Day’ (16 June) by storm with the ‘heading for a hat trick’ fashion campaign, to raise awareness of Post Polio Syndrome (PPS). The campaign featured eleven bespoke hats […]...
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Polio Support Services – What we do

Support Services – What we do

Provide key information and support for people with Polio and Post Polio Syndrome (PPS).
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