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Behind closed doors
 — a report on the public response to an advertising campaign about discrimination against married women in certain social security benefits
Corporate AuthorEqual Opportunities Commission - EOC
PublisherEqual Opportunities Commission, Manchester, 1981
Pages30 pp
KeywordsSocial security benefits ; Older women ; Physical disabilities ; Married persons ; Non contributory pensions ; Invalid care allowance ; Women as carers ; Wives as carers ; Reports.
AnnotationThe Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) presents findings of a campaign regarding the discrimination and inequalities experienced by married women who are disabled or caring for disabled or older relatives. The causes of their discrimination are the Housewives Non-Contributory Invalidity Pension (HNCIP) and married women's ineligibility for an Invalid Care Allowance (ICA). (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930504071 B
ClassmarkJH: BD: BN: SLP: JJE: JHI: P6:SH: P6:SNW: 6K

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