Treating all one parent families fairly

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Treating all one parent families fairly

Young single parents under 25 are disadvantaged under UK Government’s Universal Credit rules. Whereas before they received the same benefits as a single parent over 25 now they are penalised by an arbitrary but deliberate change which means the child does not get the support provided to older parents. We cannot create a more equal society when welfare support mechanisms are grossly unfair. Along with other media outlets Newsnet asks you to support this petition https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/end-the-young-parent-penalty-in-universal-credit Young single parent families…

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Treating all one parent families fairly