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Donation campaign to support the mentally disabled living alone has been launched.Small donations are also welcome.

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  Background of the Campaign On September 1, 2016, “the new grade determination guidelines for mental disorders” came into effect. Since then, the mentally disabled living alone have never been able to receive disability pensions. Monthly wage i … Continue reading Donation campaign to support the mentally disabled living alone has been launched.Small donations are also welcome.

Since September 2016, it has become severely difficult to receive a DISABILITY PENSION for only THE MENTALLY DISABLED in Japan.

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One day in November 2016, my depression has flared up. This forced me to retire from work. I was suffering from a serious sleep disorder. For example, I went to bed at 23: 00 and woke up at 24: 00. The very short sleep led to a serious sleep deprivat … Continue reading Since September 2016, it has become severely difficult to receive a DISABILITY PENSION for only THE MENTALLY DISABLED in Japan.