Bereaved families denied benefit despite supreme court ruling

Test case on benefits for bereaved will go before Supreme court. The family lost out on a 2,000 lump sum bereavement payment as well as a weekly payment of Widowed Parent’s Allowance (WDA), which could be up to 118 per week, paid until the youngest child leaves school.

The Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision. families and, in so doing, benefits children’s development, children should not be deprived of the opportunity for their parents to be married.” At last, no.

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Mum of four in Supreme Court battle for bereavement benefits. Siobhan McLaughlin is appealing for rights that could change the lives of many families facing financial hardship after the death of a long-term partner and parent, due to their marital status. Siobhan who was unmarrried, but lived with her partner and father of her four children,

Never again should a bereaved child be denied basic support on the basis of their parents’ marital status." CPAG’s legal submissions to the supreme court focused on how the interests and rights of children relate to a benefit which, although paid to the parent, is intended to support the welfare of the bereaved children.

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