The government is proposing changing the eligibility criteria for Blue Badges to include people with non-physical conditions. Have your say between 21 January and 18 March 2018 by going to GOV.UK: Blue Badge (disabled parking) scheme eligibility review
An increasing proportion of the UK's population is learning to live with the particular challenges that disability brings.
Types of disability include:
Go to NHS: living with disability for information and advice on how to live well with disability.
Access in Thurrock
Disabled residents and visitors to Thurrock can find useful information on access for people with a disability.