Welcome to the first April issue.
As always, Thank you for your continued support.
With best wishes
Chair and Managing Trustee
Respond to Government Consultation on Social Security and Separated Parents
The Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC). is a statutory government agency that advises on complex social security regulations. They are asking organisations and individuals to submit evicence that help them to understand how living standards and well-being are affected by:
This is a rare opportunity to help the government to understand what works and what does not with a focus particularly on parents who pay Child Maintenance.- most such investigation tend to look at the 'single parent'.
Whist the work will focus on the issues around benefits, including Universal Credit, it will consider other matters that affect paying parents.
Examples of issues that you may be able to assist with:
• Unaffordable assessments for Child Maintenance
Focus Groups - Thank you to everyone who responded to our call for participants in focus groups on 22nd April 2019.. We will confirm details of those to take part shortly.
Families Need Fathers - because both parents matter - 2019 - Our 45th year
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