Deven Ghelani looks at one person’s journey through the welfare system and whether it has become easier for claimants to navigate.
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.
COVID-19 has taught us that the benefit system we want should be simple, accessible and protect the most vulnerable residents first.
We look at the close of the SDP Gateway and what this means for disabled people who may now experience a change of circumstance.
Read our 3 reasons why the £20 uplift to Universal Credit should be retained, and the related analysis we presented to the APPG on Poverty.
Read a review of our evidence to the Scottish Social Security Committee on the role of Scottish Social Security in Covid-19 recovery.
Policy in Practice’s recommended changes to Universal Credit published in Work and Pension Committee report
Changes to Universal Credit suggested by Policy in Practice are included in the Work and Pensions Committee’s new report. We review it here.
New analysis into how to fund Free School Meals finds that it will cost the government 60% less than parents to feed their children during school holidays.
Latest data shows that young people’s access to work has been badly hit by Covid-19. We look at what the numbers show, and what can be done.