Coronavirus support schemes come to an end: we discuss how councils are working to prevent crisis and income shocks for low-income households
New data-led analysis shows how the council tax support scheme costs and caseloads changed in London due to the pandemic.
Read about the major upgrade we’ve given our Benefit and Budgeting Calculator to make it easier for people to see what support is out there.
The recovery of tax credit overpayments via Universal Credit is unfair and leading to low-income families facing a sharp fall in their income.
As the end of the eviction ban arrives we look at what councils can do to tackle homelessness and suggest three system changes needed
Deven Ghelani joins the new Commission on Social Security to consider the future of the social security system in the UK.
Five predictors of homelessness have been identified using administrative data held by councils. Read our new work on tackling homelessness.
For International Women’s Day we interviewed the women of Policy in Practice to find out about their careers. Watch the video here.
We look at how the benefit system can do more to support women and why they are one of the groups most deeply affected by the pandemic.
Budget 2021: Our policy analysts Sam Tims, Alex Clegg and Zoe Charlesworth look at the announcements and what they mean for welfare.
COVID-19 has taught us that the benefit system we want should be simple, accessible and protect the most vulnerable residents first.