Health and Social Care

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

July 2019- Food Banks

Thank you to those who have contacted me about food banks. I agree that this is a serious issue, with some of the country’s poorest families struggling […]

July 2019- Abortion in Northern Ireland

Thank you for contacting me about abortion in Northern Ireland. Abortion remains a highly sensitive issue, regardless of where your view lies and one where it […]

July 2019- Prescription charges for people with long-term conditions

Thank you to those who have contacted me about prescription charges for people with long-term conditions. Asthma is not included on the list of exemptions which entitle […]

July 2019- Placement of Children in Foster Care

Thank you for contacting me about the placement of children in foster care. Children in care are among the most vulnerable in our society, and face […]

July 2019- Arthritis and Employment

Thank you to those who have contacted me about employment support for people with arthritis. I agree with you that work is really important for ensuring that people […]

July 2019- Future trade agreements

Thank you to those who have contacted me about future trade agreements. I understand your concerns regarding standards in future trade agreements, the scrutiny of such agreements, and […]

July 2019- Respect Devolution

Thank you to those who have contacted me about respecting devolution and the issue of abortion in Northern Ireland. I am pleased that the Government recognises the sensitivity […]

July 2019- End Homelessness

Thank you to those who have contacted me about homelessness. I believe that just one person without a roof over their head is one too many, and […]

July 2019- Abortion Reform

Thank you to those who have contacted me about abortion in Northern Ireland and Alabama.   Abortion remains a highly sensitive issue, regardless of where your view […]

June 2019- Children in Conflict

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the protection of children in crises and conflict zones. I share your concerns about the millions of children […]