Written by

Chaminda Jayanetti

REVEALED: No Government Help with Rising Energy Bills for Hundreds of Thousands of Immigrants

, 1 December 2022
Households with ‘no recourse to public funds’ due to their immigration status will not be eligible for state help to alleviate rising costs

REVEALED: The Staggering Rises in Rent Shortfalls Caused by Housing Benefit Cuts

, 27 October 2022
With the cost of living crisis pushing up rents and Local Housing Allowance frozen since 2020, more and more of the poorest private tenants are struggling to make ends meet

On the Frontline of the Battle for Benefits

, 23 June 2022
Chaminda Jayanetti speaks to those affected by the Government's failing system of assessing support for some of the most vulnerable people in our society

How the Government Forces Disabled People into Poverty and Despair

, 3 February 2022
The Department for Work and Pensions uses private firms to deny assistance to vulnerable people, many of whom overturn the decision on appeal, reports Chaminda Jayanetti

Housing Benefit Freeze to Leave Low-Income Private Renters Out in the Cold

, 6 December 2021
The Government’s announcement comes as rents across the UK rise at their fastest rate since the financial crisis in 2008

EXCLUSIVE Sanctions Against Universal Credit Claimants Increase by 14,000 in Three Months

, 19 November 2021
The worrying increase in sanctions against people claiming Universal Credit comes against a backdrop of MPs earning millions through second jobs

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