Bob Blackman’s bill aims to prevent people without children from being told by councils to fend for themselves.
A damning new survey from 'Quids in!' magazine reveals ongoing financial hardship among social housing tenants.
New 'Work and Health Programme' will help 45,000 fewer disabled people each year than the schemes it's replacing, report shows.
Backbenchers ‘girding themselves’ for campaign to make new system of universal credit fairer before chancellor’s autumn statement.
The idea of increasing welfare conditionality originated from the behavioural economics theories of the 'Nudge Unit' in the first place.
The first strike will be on Wednesday 26 October, followed by an initial phase of industrial action short of a strike.
I, Daniel Blake, the story of a disabled man's battle with the welfare system, will be released in UK cinemas on 21 October.
Homelessness charity St Mungo’s has revealed that 129 rough sleepers died in London since 2010.
Study of government’s flagship social policy from 2012 suggests ‘very small number of positive or negative results’ in tackling addiction and truancy.
Number of people working for themselves up by half in 15 years but their average pay down £60 a week, thinktanks say.
Sector desperately needs more nurses to protect the quality of care, says recruitment firm.
A US outsourcing company has been accused of exercising a “reign of terror” over people who claim tax credits.
A least 2,000 Scots with direct experience of receiving benefits will be asked to help design 'Scotland's first ever social security system'.
New research reveals that one in three hospital trusts in England have increased car parking charges in the last year.
Care Quality Commission says level of cuts to service is affecting A&E units, causing bedblocking and failing elderly at-home patients.
CQC warns that sector as a whole is at risk as providers of care for elderly and disabled people pull out over rising costs and cuts to council budgets.
Charities say 14% fall in spending by councils on supported housing for people with mental health issues is short-sighted and will cost more in the long run.
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Unite says the survey shows that Jeremy Hunt is failing to meet his pledge to boost mental health funds.
Tribunal ruled a two-year restriction on accessing disability benefits unlawfully discriminated against disabled refugees and their families.