Disabled child travel cuts ‘force parents to work less’
Parents of disabled children say they have quit jobs or cut their hours because of problems with the school transport system.
Almost half (48%) of those surveyed by the charity Contact said travel arrangements for their child had affected how long they work.
Contact said its research showed the council-funded system was “in crisis”.
The Department for Education said it would review its guidance to local authorities to ensure it is clear.
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