House of Lords : Outstanding DSAs Questions receive Written Answer

On the 4th June, Lord Addington (a Lib Dem peer, who is Vice President of the British Dyslexia Association) made four detailed questions on Disabled Students’ Allowances to BIS (the Government department responsible for setting DSAs in England). Yesterday (18th June 2014) the Government supplied the following Written Answers.  Disabled Students’ Allowances Questions Asked by Lord Addington: To ask Her Majesty’s […]

Commons Library Standard Note: Changes to the Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA)

On the 12 June 2014, the House of Commons Library issued a ‘Standard Note’ on changes to DSAs. This briefing document supplies an overview of ‘areas of concern and includes debate and comment on the proposals’ with a view to informing Members of Parliament in support of their parliamentary duties. Parliamentary Questions The Standard Note also reports parliamentary debate […]

DSAs Observatory Launched

Welcome to the Disabled Students’ Allowances Observatory, a website created to document and collect news, evidence, data and activism relating to the proposed cuts to Disabled Students’ Allowances in England in 2015. This site is under-contruction. Comments, recommended content and links to important documents are all welcome, and will be vital to shaping the website and […]