Boycott Workfare is a UK-wide campaign to end forced unpaid work for people who receive social security. Workfare provides free labour for businesses and charities, enforced by benefit sanctions. The companies that arrange workfare placements pocket hefty fees, while workfare takes away welfare rights.
Know your rights! Read more here. Job Centre Advisors routinely ignore their own rules; the process for challenging bad decisions is sometimes so obscure and long-winded that someone’s time on a placement is served before … Full article
Published: May 19, 2013