Homeless ordeal of disabled man forced onto streets by hospital

4th August 2016 John Pring Disability News Service

A disabled man was left to survive on the streets of London overnight after he was kicked out of hospital, and then forced by a council to beg for money to fund the 20-mile journey to his temporary housing.

Fred Allen, who uses a walking frame or crutches to mobilise, has praised the support he has received from disabled campaigners who have supported him after learning of his ordeal through social media, but he is angry at how he was abandoned by the NHS and local government.

read more: http://blacktrianglecampaign.org/2016/08/04/homeless-ordeal-of-disabled-man-forced-onto-streets-by-hospital/

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