IPPR report claims it would also create 70,000 new jobs in the care sector.
Accusation comes after a UN report accussed the UK Government of taking Britain back to the age of Victorian work houses and extreme poverty.
UN report accuses the UK Government of being "in a state of denial" over the impact of its welfare policies.
"I'd work if I could to pay my way, but I'm so unwell at the moment after my surgery that it's impossible."
Calls for an independent inquiry have seemingly been ignored by the DWP.
Report warns that vulnerable children are being sedated or physically restrained while detained in mental health hospitals.
Benefit cuts mean children have been left to go hungry, report says.
Hundreds of vulnerable and mentally ill children ‘locked up by the state’ because councils lack sufficient funding
Report warns that the true number is likely to be far higher due to Government failings in gathering data.
Revelation comes as two single mums failed to challenge the hateful policy at the Supreme Court.
Councils and housing associations say renting to homeless people has become 'too risky'.
The Tories’ pension credit cut comes into force from the 15th May.
500,000 more UK children are having their lives limited by poverty today than at the start of the decade.
Call will be seen as a pitch for the Tory leadership.
Vulnerable people are being tricked out of hundreds of pounds, charity warns.
Changes to social security benefits are devastating family incomes, report warns.
Jeremy Corbyn accused the Tories of discriminating against young people.
Figures show a 33% increase in the number of reported incidents of online disability hate crimes.
Work and Pensions Secretary said she wanted to ensure that penalties for failing to meet strict benefit conditionality "are proportionate".
"It is the only form of companionship for many who are lonely", said actor Ricky Tomlinson.
10,000 severely disabled people would have left worse off by around a £100 per month.
Universal Credit claimants are given little information about how payments are calculated and if they can appeal decisions.
Protests will involve porters, cleaners and domestic staff who work for French multinational Sodexo.
The DWP letter advises GP’s not to provide sick notes to people found ‘fit for work’.