The Benefit Cap in Scotland

Welfare reforms are going to hinder more than they help the vulnerable

"The most recent round of UK Government welfare reform recently came into effect in Scotland and the rest of the UK; the “benefit cap” as it is known has been met with hostility and criticism from campaigners and activists for the impact it will have on some of the most vulnerable in society. But what exactly is the benefit cap, and what impact are we expecting to see in Edinburgh?"

Read more (via the Scotsman)


Callum Ogden

 

 

Posted on January 18, 2017 and filed under Social Policy, Advice.