Nathan Mattick says waiting times for disability aids are 'shocking'

Nathan Mattick, 16-years-old with cerebal palsy said that the report from the Care Quality Commission regarding the wait for disability provisions were 'shocking', saying that "people are left stranded" without wheelchairs.

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Disabled children's wait for care

Disabled children and their families sometimes wait for up to a year for aids such as wheelchairs, a social care watchdog review has found. The Care Quality Commission found the national average wait for powered wheelchairs is three months.