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  • Blog

    From Assessment to Assessment, from 65 Points to Zero: No Safety in the System

    Our head of casework writes about one of our disabled clients who in 2016 was awarded 65 points on her Employment and Support Allowance with the recommendation never to be reassessed at Tribunal. She was then reassessed and awarded ZERO points. UPDATE: After 6 months of waiting, Joyce was placed back in the support group without her case being listed for a hearing on the basis of her previous award.

    A new “Tsar” for Social Housing?

    Policy Director Marc Francis shares his reflections on the Mayor of London’s new draft housing strategy and what it means for low-income tenants, in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy