From stricter rules for jobseekers to more help for disabled workers, here are all the changes to benefits you need to know.
A major change has been introduced to Universal Credit this week that will impact more than 120,000 people.
There are big changes to Universal Credit and National Insurance coming in the next few weeks.
The cost of living crisis will hit households harder than COVID lockdowns, a think tank has warned.
The Trussell Trust has warned food banks risk becoming "institutionalised" amid the cost-of-living crisis.
As millions take to the roads to spend Christmas with their loved ones, thousands will queue at foodbanks to feed theirs.
Matthew and Sophie volunteer in a Birmingham foodbank, which has seen a 47% increase in demand in a year.
A minimum wage increase, a tax hike, and charges for buying certain plastics are all coming into effect in 2022.
Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds says his party is beginning to win back the trust of voters it lost in the election disaster two years ago.
The MP for Romford expressed concern for MPs losing second jobs after suggesting some Universal Credit claimants liked getting extra money.
Financial secretary Lucy Frazer was challenged over claims the budget left low income households better off
The chancellor's budget has been criticised for not doing enough for the poorest in society.
Hundreds of thousands of renters face a gruelling winter, a leading homelessness charity has warned
It is estimated fuel poverty affects over 3 million households in England
In some parts of the country, 1 in 5 households is living in fuel poverty.
Parents on the poverty line reveal how the Universal Credit cut could force a choice between eating or heating.
Sophie Carter, 24, has ended her maternity leave early to return to work in a bar.
The consumer champion warned that the situation around energy bills is so serious there’s "nothing left in the cupboard that I can help you with."
Labour has called on the government to reverse plans to cut Universal Credit payments
The government has committed to cutting the Universal Credit uplift despite fierce criticism from campaigners.
Michelle Ballantyne is facing fresh scrutiny for comments made in 2018 when she said 'it is fair that people on benefit cannot have as many children as they like while people who don't claim benefits have to make decisions about the number of children they can have'.
A petition on Change.org objecting to the decision to award Iain Duncan Smith a knighthood has received more than 220,000 signatures.
Mr Duncan Smith has been recognised for 'political and public service'.
Sean Doherty, 37, from Glasgow, was turned away from hospital twice after he was deemed 'low risk'.
Last week the rollout of Universal Credit reached Northampton. “I’m losing sleep over it,” 57-year-old Martin D'Rosario says. Last week D'Rosario attended a meeting organised by local Labour candidate Sally Keeble to give people advice on what’s coming, with shadow housing secretary John Healey attending.