George Osborne is sitting on a £30 BILLION National Insurance surplus while struggling families turn to food banks to feed their children
Sanctioned JSA claimants with mental health illnesses are not considered 'vulnerable' enough by the DWP for immediate support.
Upper Tribunal decision means that mentally ill people who need to be accompanied outdoors could be denied Personal Independence Payment.
Vulnerable benefit claimant suffered severe mental health problems and weight loss, whilst battling to navigate a 'barbaric' benefits system.
David says he couldn't afford to manage his condition after being sanctioned for five months by the DWP.
A seriously sick and disabled woman has been told her £220 a month in vital disability benefits will be cut.
Francesca Martinez has launched a petition calling for a full impact assessment into cuts to support for disabled people.
Lyn had her disability benefits axed for missing an appointment, after collapsing at home following life-saving open-heart surgery.
"It’s a scandal that people living in the sixth largest economy in the world are going hungry", says Trussell Trust Chairman Chris Mould.
Mental health specialists will be based at 350 jobcentres across England to provide psychological treatment to mentally ill benefit claimants.
Frank Field writes to work and pensions secretary, Iain Duncan Smith, over claims of ‘intrusive and painful questioning’ by assessors.
Theresa May's voting record will undoubtedly leave many people worried about what the future may hold.
People with mental health conditions are being denied the opportunity to complete an application form for ESA, it has been revealed.
The Government is conducting 'social experiments' on sick and disabled people, to find ways of pushing them into employment.
More than 60% of adverse ESA sanctions decisions made between January to March 2014 were against people with mental health issues or behavioral problems.
DWP Minister, Priti Patel, refused to examine the impact of controversial benefit sanctions on people with mental health conditions.
DWP figures show a huge rise in the number of sick and disabled people hit by controversial benefit sanctions.
The number of people entitled to sickness benefit Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) has soared to all-time high, official figures released in March by the DWP show.