Welfare system ‘broken’ for disabled people, say food banks
Charities including the Independent Food Aid Network and Feeding Britain are calling for long-term changes to stop a decade of food insecurity.
Food bank workers could skip Covid self-isolation for ‘critical’ work
Exclusive: Government clarifies food banks can apply for isolation exemption if there is serious ‘pingdemic’ disruption to service.
Food banks: ‘Fourth emergency service should be on isolation exemption list’
The UK’s second largest food bank network called for the government to add food bank workers to the list of ‘critical’ service workers exempt from restrictions.