61% of people affected by the social housing size criteria, commonly known as the Bedroom tax, are disabled or have a long term illness or health problem.
Our position on Universal Credit, covering the difficulties caused by the UC system, which can result in Deaf and Disabled people being pushed further into debt and left struggling to pay for basic necessities; our concerns with new draft regulations; and our recommendations.
Universal Credit – Inclusion London’s response to the SSAC Committee’s consultation on the 2018 regulations
Inclusion London believes the Universal Credit (UC) system is not fit for purpose and should be stopped and scrapped. But unfortunately the government is determined to go ahead with the full rollout of UC, refusing even to halt it until the current problems have been addressed, therefore we have made suggestions to improve the Universal Credit regulations 2018 in our response.