Most vulnerable are worst affected by welfare payment suspensions, government data reveals

Those experiencing homelessness, living with disability or who are Indigenous hardest hit under Centrelink’s mutual obligation regime Get our free news app; get our morning email briefing Tens of thousands…

Disabled woman to take DWP to court over ‘immoral’ automatic benefit deductions

Helen Timson says third party deductions scheme can leave many without enough money to buy food A disabled woman is to challenge the Department for Work and Pensions in court…

The universal credit cut is outrageous, but this callousness is nothing new | Frances Ryan

From the bedroom tax to ESA reductions, a gulf between those who make policy and those affected by it has brought a decade of misery Next month, universal credit will…

Boris Johnson has created a ‘social care plan’ without any plan for social care | Frances Ryan

The prime minister had a chance to effect real reform. Instead, he chose the Tory base over disabled people and care workers Two years after Boris Johnson promised a plan…