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.
On Thursday there are actions taking place across the UK demanding an end to benefit sanctions. We’re asking you to target three charities – Samaritans, Scope, and Sue Ryder – who claim to be anti-workfare, … Full article
Published: March 28, 2017