Rise in the cost of living set to easily outstrip 'meagre' increases in child benefit, a new report reveals.
Shocking research reveals Iain Duncan Smith's flagship benefit has left almost 9 in 10 claimants living in council housing in rent arrears.
DWP accused of "peddling lies and deliberately misleading the public" about the impact of cuts to housing benefit for young people.
Two councils, Fife and Glasgow, are investigating idea of offering everyone a fixed income regardless of earnings.
Mhairi Black has vowed to be “a thorn in the side” of the UK Government over the “horrific and unfair” benefit sanctions regime.
James Harrison died just ten months later.
LibDem leader Tim Farron said the exorbitant cost of PIP assessments "adds to the suspicion that these companies are just driven by a profit motive".
Turn2us has seen a 34% rise in people using its benefits calculator, as charity warns 'people continue to struggle to make ends meet'.
SNP MP calls for benefit sanctions to be halted over the festive period.
Homelessness statistics show 24% increase in households with children residing in B&Bs for longer than six weeks in England.
If you're in receipt of benefits or tax credits in the UK, you should be paid early over Christmas and New Year. Here are the dates you need.
Years of cuts to welfare benefits and Tory plans to scrap the Human Rights Act threaten "Britain’s position as a global leader in human rights".
David Brown, 18, took his own life after Jobcentre staff threatened to sanction his Jobseeker's Allowance, a coroner's inquest heard.
The government have introduced in-work benefit sanctions for low paid and part-time workers.
Research suggests the health of the nation has been detrimentally affected by neoliberal economic and social policies.
Theresa May’s spokesman says sanctioning obese people who refuse help is not under consideration after report dismissed idea.
Historical research shows the NHS and welfare state are fundamental to a healthy, productive economy.
The most deprived areas of Scotland are expected to be hit hardest by welfare changes announced since 2015.
Concentrix and HMRC castigated by Commons committee after fraud reduction strategy saw thousands wrongly stripped of benefits.