Annual Budget and Government Strategies

We regularly submit our recommendations to Government, based on the experience of meeting and assisting people in their homes, or through our services.

Our annual Budget Submission sets out our key priorities.

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SVP Submission to the UK Work and Pensions Committee on Universal Credit 5 Week Wait
SVP made a submission to the UK Work and Pensions Committee’s inquiry into the five-week wait for payment of Universal Credit benefits. Based on the experience of our members in Northern Ireland we recommend the removal of extended wait for social welfare in order for Universal Credit to become an effective safety net. 
Published 21 Apr 2020 | PDF | 348.34 KB