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|| freud's journey|
interview with david freud from epolitix.com -
'In late 2006 the government approached me to undertake a review of welfare reform.
|30-Nov-09 03:56 PM|
|| Personal Care at Home Bill introduced to Parliament |
http://nds.coi.gov.u k/content/detail.asp x?NewsAreaId=2&Relea seID=408971&SubjectI d=2
Personal Care at Home Bill introduced to Parliament
|26-Nov-09 06:39 AM||0||379
|| NAWRA, Chesterfield, 27th November 2009|
The agenda for the next NAWRA meeting has now been finalised.
We are very pleased to announce that we have secured Helen Goodman MP, Par
|25-Nov-09 02:27 PM|
by Alan Markey
|| we can learn a lot from the Highway Code ....|
not benefits, but may be of interest ....
the government has today launched two immigration and asylum-related consultations -
|17-Nov-09 10:31 AM|
|| Lone parents' experience of welfare reform|
new research report from gingerbread -
'Gingerbread have recently completed research that followed some of the first parents to move onto Jobs
|10-Nov-09 03:04 PM||0||372
|| Capital rules changes for over 60s|
Has anyone seen figures anywhere for the number of people not currently getting PC, HB or CTB who will become entitled to one or other of these benefi
|30-Oct-09 02:42 PM|
by mike shermer
|| Standing up for claimants|
Professor Peter Beresford deserves recognition for articulating the concerns of many Rightsnet users in two recent articles
“Aiming at the wrong ta
|29-Oct-09 07:38 AM||0||538
|| Bending the rules|
article from today's guardian ...
'Had Anna Wood realised that by bending down to pick up an object off the floor she would be deemed fit to work,
|28-Oct-09 05:32 PM|
|| Benefits Supportline|
Anyone heard of this outfit?
http://ww w.benefitssupportlin e.com/
Can't find any of their contact details from their website. Somebody in Lancast
|27-Oct-09 09:39 AM|
|| Abolish middle class welfare and benefit gimmicks ...|
new report from the right of centre think tank 'Reform' ....
'Responsibility has drained away from the British welfare state, leavi
|23-Oct-09 12:36 PM|
|| Citizens Advice 'Fair Welfare' campaign|
more info on Citizens Advice Fair Welfare campaign
|22-Oct-09 01:31 PM||0||331
|| couple of policy responses from Citizens Advice|
in response to the cuts to HB/CTB backdatin
|19-Oct-09 12:17 PM||0||440
|| Help needed with research|
I'm trying to do some modelling on benefit changes and their effects.
My first need is to decide what have been the significant changes in benefits
|16-Oct-09 08:35 AM|
|| review of legal aid announced|
The Ministry of Justice has announced plans to carry out a review of the legal aid system that could lead to separate schemes for civil and criminal l
|14-Oct-09 10:36 AM||0||341
|| Statutory basis for welfare rights|
Not sure this is the right forum but it's as near as I could find.
So, we often hear the old gem about their being no statutory basis for welfare r
|06-Oct-09 04:25 PM|
|| Conservative Party's welfare reform plans |
interesting TUC blog article about the Conservative Party's welfare reform plans announced yesterday at its Party Conference ...
|06-Oct-09 03:01 PM||0||449
|| asylum support cuts|
not benefits but .....
from today, asylum support for single people aged 25 and over has been cut by approx £7 / week
previously those aged 2
|05-Oct-09 10:04 AM||0||329
|| The poor who are very numerous ....|
'T he poor who are very numerous .... doe dayly multiply and Idlenesse and Debauchery increase for want of workhouses to sett them at
|02-Oct-09 05:31 PM|
|| feedback on our policy work ....|
It's Lasa's 25th birthday this year and we are keen to know what you think about our services and how we can best meet your needs.
The policy are
|23-Sep-09 11:46 AM||0||538
|| Angela Smith speech at CA conference|
speech given by Angela Smith, Minister for the Third Sector, at the Citizens Advice conference is available @
|16-Sep-09 11:12 AM||0||528
|| LSC publishes revised Quality Marks|
see today's rightsnet policy news ....
LSC publishes revised Quality Marks for 20
|16-Sep-09 10:42 AM||0||356
|| abolition of child benefit|
from the guardian ....
'Two rightwing pressure groups have set out plans for £50bn in cuts, insisting the proposals are practical and will not hur
|14-Sep-09 05:24 PM|
|| Disclosure of info to reps|
more re implicit consent in this month's touchbase ....
'DWP is committed to working with customers’ representatives, and to providing
|03-Sep-09 03:23 PM||0||493
|| Welfare ghettos and the poverty of aspiration|
text of today's speech from theresa may, shadow work and pensions secretary is available @
[a href="http://www.con servatives.com/News/ Speeches/200
|28-Aug-09 02:48 PM|
|| whatever next ......|
this reproduced (without editing) from www.samedayloansforp eopleonbenefits.co.u k
'Sa me Day Loans for People on Benefits.Co.UK is about
|27-Aug-09 12:16 PM|
by Tony Bowman
|| orgs pull out of pathways ...|
i ndus delta reporting that RNIB, RNID and Ac
|27-Aug-09 08:25 AM||0||385
|| You & yours (BBC radio 4)|
If you missed this, worth listening to!
|24-Aug-09 11:36 AM|
|| DLA & AA campaign|
Just received this email from benefits and work
Claimants have just 100 days to prevent their DLA and AA being abolished.
A government green pape
|18-Aug-09 03:23 PM|
by John Birks
|| representation no longer important ... |
'interesting' paper published to the Administrative Justice and Tribunals Council website ....
'Professor Michael Adler provides an i
|14-Aug-09 09:17 PM|
|| R.I.P. |
Cambridege Law Centre, which I believe was funded by the LSC, ceased trading this past weekend. The message on their telephone states that all a
|14-Aug-09 03:54 PM|