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Let’s hope scheme helps those at risk
9:00am Thursday 16th January 2014 in News
‘Why do they call it the welfare state? Is it coz it is well fair?” So said Ali G in a famous quip.
As many will confirm, there are many problems with the welfare state – whatever your views.
And many people with mental health issues would disagree with Ali G – and say it isn’t fair at all.
They have concerns that changes are too complex – and that tests to see whether they can get a job force some into employment when they cannot realistically work.
Now the hope is that a scheme set up to offer advice and guide them through the changes will help.
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