Almost a million young people to be hit by universal credit cut

Joe Lepper
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The end of the £20 universal credit uplift will “disproportionately” affect around one million young people, the YMCA has warned.

Young people will be left struggling to afford essentials, the YMCA has warned. Picture: Adobe Stock
Young people will be left struggling to afford essentials, the YMCA has warned. Picture: Adobe Stock

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