child benefits

Universal Credit roll-out delayed
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In Brief

Universal Credit roll-out delayed

Vote to extend government’s flagship welfare programme to three million new claimants has been pushed back
7 Jan 2019
Children to ‘go hungry’ after free school meals cuts
Up to a million children could lose out under free school meal cuts
In Brief

Children to ‘go hungry’ after free school meals cuts

Tories face backlash for exempting Northern Ireland from reforms which could affect one million children
14 Mar 2018
Why are 300,000 jobless Britons not claiming benefits?
Hundreds of thousands of people are not claiming their benefits
In Brief

Why are 300,000 jobless Britons not claiming benefits?

Resolution Foundation report urges Government to do more to help UK’s ‘forgotten unemployed’
3 Jan 2018
One in five now live in poverty in the UK, report finds
Poverty
In Depth

One in five now live in poverty in the UK, report finds

400,000 extra children and 300,000 extra pensioners among the poorest compared to 2013
4 Dec 2017
Everything you need to know about tax-free childcare
PFUNGSTADT, GERMANY - JULY 11:Kindergarten worker Marita Feigenspan explains to young children the human organs with a model in a Kindergarten (Kita) on July 11, 2013 in Pfungstadt, Germany.
In Depth

Everything you need to know about tax-free childcare

Find out if you are eligible and how much you can claim
5 Sep 2017
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