Welfare Reform: Implications and Options

Goretti Horgan (UU): This seminar looks at the implications arising from the Welfare Reform Bill and assesses what can be done within the constraints of parity to reduce adverse impacts on people in Northern Ireland. It includes consideration of the changes to Housing Benefit regulations and the introduction of Personal Independence Payments for disabled people. This seminar took place on 18 October 2012. Download: Policy Briefing Powerpoint Presentation