Wow people,8 days into the New Year and 12 referrals including 2 Skype appointments.
I met someone this week,who not only has fallen through the net, they have been living on sanctioned benefits of £61.00 as they were being forced to pay £10 overpayment back as well as sanctioned benefits, since November 2012.
DWP stance is he is still waiting for A WCA, there is a backlog and it is down to the Ministers to resolve, by email in black and white.
This person has neurological issues, where the statutory services have a duty.
Even though ADSAC are Cornwall Council, and the Council have a Welfare Rights unit free for people, no help is being offered.
Why is this? and that the most Vulnerable are being forced to got private and pay fees,when all it would take is 1 service to refer to another, within the Council.
We are not social workers and ask services to provide evidence, which we correlate to ensure peoples financial and emotional equilibrium is disrupted to the barest minimum.
Yet it appears all their interested in is wage packets and covering their own arses "AGAIN". lets just wait for another viaduct incident and victim shall we.