The Guardian, 1 March 2018
“Feeding Birkenhead is working tirelessly to prevent poorer families and individuals falling into the clutches of destitution. Yet the frontline projects and volunteers who undertake this work report that a growing number of vulnerable people are dropping out of the system altogether. Single people living alone – including an army veteran who recently had to survive in the bushes, and a vulnerable man who was sanctioned for missing a benefit appointment because he was in A&E – are particularly at risk of succumbing to this social evil.”
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