New benefit assessments damaging the health of Greater Manchester’s most vulnerable

Those who have lost benefits cutting back on heating and increasing debts A report by Citizens Advice Greater Manchester shows that more than 85% of people living with a disability or serious long-term health condition had their mental or physical health affected by the stress of being reassessed for benefits, according to a study by … Read more

Secure Self-Employment

We are supporting the Citizens Advice Secure self–employment campaign for simpler and more responsive policies that give the growing number of self-employed workers in England & Wales more security and control over everything from their pensions, tax and rights to developing their businesses. The campaign also aims to reduce “bogus” self-employment. This occurs when employers … Read more