Ex-nurse forced to sleep in car and eat out of bins after disability benefits slashed

Ex-nurse forced to sleep in car and eat out of bins after disability benefits slashed
 

A former NHS nurse claims she is living in her car and eating out of bins after her disability benefits were slashed.
Ann Cumberland-Quinn and her pet Chihuahua Chanel have been sleeping in a car in Ely, Cambridgeshire, for the past six months following a benefits review in May.
The 55-year-old says she is barely surviving and her health has taken a turn for the worse.
She says she has still not successfully been housed by the council and is still not receiving disability allowance payments, despite being incontinent and barely able to walk.
She said: ‘I have been living in my car. A friend... read more

 
6 November 2017 in Hot News, Views: 42
Source: Metro
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