DWP ignoring the needs of vulnerable claimants at risk of domestic abuse, says SNP.
DWP urged to pause the continued roll-out of Universal Credit until problems with the new benefit system are fixed.
DWP staff shortages adding 'undue stress' to disability assessments, says SNP.
Changes linked to the rise in child poverty, household debt and the use of food banks.
Those affected by the £7k cut could also lose access to other benefits.
Cornwall Council did not provide him with the right support sooner, says Ombudsman
UK Government urged to reverse planned cuts to pension credit.
High Court rejected a claim of unlawful discrimination brought by the two disabled households.
SNP hail “historic moment” for social security in Scotland, but opposition parties criticise decison to delay taking over full control until 2024.
Party voted against new regulations to uprate Carer's Allowance by the cost of living.
Around 20,000 sick and disabled ESA benefit claimants have died whilst owed overdue back-payments.
Michelle Ballantyne MSP faces further criticism in her position as the Tories’ welfare spokesperson.
The number of children in private rented homes who are living in poverty has increased by 69% since 2008.
Government under pressure to overturn 7-year-old cut to pension topup.
SNP say policy puts domestic abuse survivors at greater risk of further abuse.
Politicians and charities demand ‘crucial’ reforms to Universal Credit to protect victims of domestic abuse
SNP warn of an increased risk of financial abuse under the current Universal Credit system.
The total value of outsourcing contracts soared by 53% in the past year alone, despite the collapse of Carillion.
Charity slams Carers Allowance "postcode lottery".
Family with disabled children get the shock of their lives after firm re-surfaces their drive free of charge
The Burns family got an unexpected helping hand after a company boss learned about the difficulties they face.
Thousands have lost out on disability payments for six months as a result of being moved to Universal Credit.
Delay in rollout ignores the well documented flaws in the Government's flagship welfare reform.
"Risk of homelessness is all too common among veterans", says MSP.
National Housing Federation welcome "positive" commitment to ending rough sleeping and homelessness.
85% of domestic abuse survivors say requesting Universal Credit split payments would only make the abuse worse.