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The High Court just ruled that Tory benefit changes 'blatantly discriminate' against mental health patients

The High Court just ruled that Tory benefit changes ‘blatantly discriminate’ against mental health...

It's been a terrible week for austerity, welfare reform and disgraced former DWP Secretary Damian Green. Following Green's departure and the removal of the DWP’s 80% target for refusing Mandatory Reconsiderations, the High Court has...

Brain-damaged tetraplegic woman has benefits stopped and told to ‘start looking for work’ by...

After Vince Rodger innocently missed an interview at the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) for his severely disabled wife Julie, he was told that she would have her benefits completely removed. Though Mr Rodger...

Do I have to “top myself to get help for my son?” – Mother...

A mother committed suicide after asking mental health workers "What have I got to do? Top myself to get help for my son?". 73-year-old Valerie Grant walked in front of a train on 23rd April after...

Haven’t heard of the new DWP Secretary? Damian Green could become even more hated...

The general public's loathing for austerity policies and their cheerleaders is no secret. Indeed, it was partly responsible for the downfall of former Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan Smith. Smith...

40,000 disabled claimants threatened with termination due to DWP’s tech problems

The ongoing saga of the move from the working age disability living allowance to Personal Independence Payments has once more shown the DWP’s incompetence. In August 40,000 letters were sent out to benefit claimants...
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