There’s no automatic exemption for disabled children.
In fact, not only is the government not making this blanket exception, it is actually fighting a legal challenge on the point from 10 disabled children who argue that the rule changes amount to discrimination.
Check out the link on Channel 4 factcheck.
Bedroom Tax. Lord Freud has a word – Channel 4
The bedroom tax will still be affecting over 700,000 people – the majority of whom are disabled.
If you want to join the protests against the bedroom tax planned for this Saturday 16th March – have a look if there’s one near you.