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Fabian Society research identifies shortfall in funding for 1.2 million older people.
Groundbreaking Demos study reveals ‘culture of disbelief’ about disability among jobcentre staff leads to money being docked.
Lawyers for terminally ill man who say new system costs him almost £200 a month win right to judicial review.
Council funding cuts have reduced help for the old in deprived areas, study shows.
Low Incomes Tax Reform Group says welfare change fails to account for fluctuating earnings or one-off expenses.
Move follows outcry from charities and evidence that housing projects have been abandoned.
Thinktank says unless design problem is addressed, government could face a £600m bill.
Shelter calls on chancellor to act in next month’s budget while council leaders attack failure to fix ‘broken’ housing market.
Northern Ireland also expresses concerns, putting launch of flagship welfare reform in doubt.
Report raised ‘very serious concerns’ with government over delay before first payment.
Housing chiefs’ warning on effect of flagship Tory welfare reform.
Households with children make up more than 80% of those set to lose out as pressure grows for end to austerity.
Poor people face years of failing health and earlier death compared to the rich, despite government pledges to reduce inequality.
Charities demand action to tackle toll of soaring housing costs, welfare cuts and ‘no fault’ evictions.
Survey finds 57% would pay extra to reverse shortfall caused by years of cuts.
Removal of minimum rise could push many into poverty.
Wealthy get 80% of rewards from tax and welfare changes introduced by George Osborne that begin to come into effect this week.
Exploited refugees in low-pay jobs live in squalor.
Teachers and other public sector workers risk homelessness.
Cameron-era policy under review after warnings of severe hardship if changes come into force in April.
PM urged to find more money in budget for patients with rare and complex conditions.
Charity says that rough sleepers are victims of ‘defensive architecture’ built to stop them resting outdoors.
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