Life costs more for disabled people and their families. Spending more on essential goods and services like; heating, insurance, equipment and therapies. These extra costs mean disabled people have less money in their pocket than non-disabled people, or simply go without.
Therefore, disabled people are likely to have a lower standard of living, even when they earn the same.
The Disability Price Tag
Our updated research for 2019 reveals the extra costs faced by disabled people and families with disabled children.
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