Tag: Domestic Abuse

10th January 2019 7

“Prove you’re a victim of domestic abuse” say DWP

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

“The claimant must move out of the household and is required to provide written evidence to their work coach that…

1st August 2018 1

Report warns of Domestic Abuse risk posed by Universal Credit but does it go far enough? Plus Male victims get no mention

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

A report by Work and Pensions Committee has warned that the way Universal Credit is paid per household means abusers could take control of the entire budget, leaving vulnerable victims and their children dependent on an abusive partner to survive. Whilst it’s as start I don’t think that this report goes far enough.