Disability and Society, vol.19, 2004, p.3-14
Article draws on interviews with policymakers in two local authorities in Scotland to examine some of the key problems which, to date, have prevented many councils from offering direct payments as a mainstream service for disabled people. Resistance has arisen from:
Professional Social Work, Feb. 2004, p.14-15
2003 was the European Year of Disabled People. Disabled people and disability organisations give their views of its impact.