Accessing benefits when you’re homeless

Accessing benefits when you're homeless Jackie from the Welfare Change Lived Experience Group outlines the challenges for people accessing benefits, and what the public need to know to best support others.

Addiction and the DWP

Addiction and the DWP This is the story of someone in recovery and his experiences of engaging with his local JCP. Every one working for the JCP should listen to this. You fill a form in, 30 or 40 pages if I filled it in wrong the first time, what makes you think I can...

Letters and shame

Letters and shame I feel it's relevant to share my thoughts and feelings on DWP letters and actions required consistently. shame, guilt, loss of presence in society and the labels. These stick with me in my head and others. Of course, I'll do my best to respond to updates, requests and actions as best I...