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income support

(in Britain, formerly) a social security payment for people on very low incomes
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While this extension of income support was taking place, the welfare principle attached to support for parenting increasingly came into conflict from the mid-1980s with a discourse of the moral ambiguity of what was termed 'welfare dependency' and a less punitive discourse concerned with reducing poverty of welfare recipients.
She also admitted failing to make true and accurate representations of her savings and capital, obtaining income support by giving false statements and failing to notify the Department for Work and Pensions of her change in circumstances.
Two months later when he applied to Solihull Council for housing benefit and council tax benefit Amado-Taylor made the same false declaration and also said his only income was his income support payments.
By the time the offences came to light in 2002 he had been overpaid by a total of pounds 32,798 in income support, incapacity benefit, housing benefit and council tax.
Olivieri had appealed to Social Benefit Tribunal which found that she "had primary care and control of the children 50% of the time" and she "has primary care and control of her children every other week." Therefore, the tribunal held that the appellant was entitled to half of the children's basic needs portion of the income support every month.
Those on Income Support or Jobseeker's Allowance may also get help with fuel bills.
Even the severe cold weather payment is denied unless you are on income support.
However, if not accompanied by incentives to protect the sustainability of the land and if allowed to become mere proxies for other forms of income support, no one will be well served.
The national system of income support for people with disabilities began in 1862 with a law that provided pensions to those injured or killed in the Civil War.
And the worst for not claiming Income Support are single women over 80.
Robert Ballard, executive director, and broker Frank Coco are part of the team reviewing the many needs of the agency for income support centers, administrative offices and other units.
The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Humma Resources marked up the "retraining income support" portion of the President's Reemployment Act (S.1964/H.R.