In November 2014 we responded to a consultation on local welfare provision.
DSC has a long standing interest in local welfare provision. As publisher of publishes the Guide to Grants for Individuals in Need we have a unique insight into the support structures that exist to help people in difficult situations. Using our insight into the area we provided evidence and made a number of recommendations to the government, expressing our deep concern that cuts to local welfare provision is having on people in need and the charities that support them.
Read our response here.