The new universal credit could be inaccessible to those who need it most, according to an influential committee of MPs.
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LITRG strongly welcomes announcement in the Autumn Statement about the extension of free school meals.
The charity Rethink Mental Illness has welcomed the launch by the Government of four new projects, aimed at helping people with mental health problems get into work.
The Court of Appeal has ruled that the Regulations under which some of the Government’s “Back to Work” schemes have been created are unlawful and must be quashed. See previous CPAG articles on Sanction Busting and Sanction Busting part 2.
ESRC Festival of Social Science: Channel 4’s Benefits Street is wide of the mark - people want to work
A study has found that people living in a working-class area of Manchester want to work and believe programmes like Channel 4’s Benefits Street do not accurately reflect their community and misrepresent their personal circumstances.