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SFHA evidence cited in letter to Secretary of State

Chair of the House of Commons Work and Pensions Select Committee, Frank Field, has written to Secretary of State Damian Green, highlighting shortcomings with Universal Credit roll-out.


Eviction trends reveal human cost of Universal Credit roll-out and welfare reform

Eviction by social landlords may have increased in recent years. The cause, reflects Zhan McIntyre in her blog on eviction trends, is Universal Credit roll-out and welfare reforms, rather than an increase in callousness by social landlords.  


Trussell Trust report finds UK foodbank use continues to rise

Foodbanks in areas of full Universal Credit roll-out to single people, couples and families see a 16.85% average increase in referrals for emergency food, more than double the national average.


LHA cap for social rent sector

CIH Scotland, in partnership with the Scottish Government, commissions research on LHA cap in the social rented sector


Social security Experience Panels

Scottish Government appealing for those with experience of social security to help shape new system.


SFHA warn of increase in child poverty: Evidence to Benefit Cap Enquiry

SFHA submit evidence to the Work and Pensions Committee on the Benefit Cap


Last chance to have your say on the Benefit Cap

Have your say on effects of Benefit Cap


Social Security Minister: families with children hardest hit by UK welfare changes

Scottish Government will not apply two child cap to Council Tax Reduction Scheme


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