Government has failed people with disabilities – Perry

“The outgoing government has failed to support people and families living with disabilities”

Thats according to Independent general election candidate John Perry who claims its shameful that Ireland have failed miserably to address disability poverty.

The Sligo/Leitrim candidate claims over 13% of the population live with a disability and their chance of living in consistent poverty has doubled since 2010.

Perry claims disability needs to be dealt with as a social issue and not a health issue: