Opinion: ‘Welfare reform will change the way we work forever’

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Published by Jon Land for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Universal Credit

The Housing Quality Network (HQN) has just published the results of a survey it carried out into the impact of welfare reform. Here, chief executive Alistair McIntosh shares some of the findings and discusses what the Government's policies will mean long-term for housing providers. “Why should I, in my four bedroom detached house, get the same heating allowance as somebody in a bedsit?” That’s what a guy I used to work with said as a joke when his payment came through. He didn&rsqu...

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