Working together to change lives

Independent Lives is a user-led charity and social enterprise working to change the lives of disabled people, people with support needs and carers. Our vision is a fair society where everyone can participate and has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. 

Employer Training Events 2020

Information on our Employer Training Events 2020 Series


Author: Gareth Shephard

Coronavirus advice for Direct Payment Employers


Author: David Streeter

Easy read guides to Direct Payments

Read information in Easy Read about money you can receive to pay for your care and support.



DBS checks moving online

We are now using Carecheck to complete DBS checks online, and will no longer be providing paper applications.


Author: David Streeter

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