“I don’t know what I’d do without the CAB,” he blurted suddenly. I glanced at his address and noticed that he lived more than 15 miles away.
So, can’t manage to get to work, but able to travel 15 miles for a free handout, eh?
“Do you have any income other than ESA?” He shook his head. “I’ll refer you for a food parcel if you’d like?” He looked down, which I took as agreement.
It’s the third time in the last two weeks we’ve seen a client with a note from their doctor to say they are unfit for work and yet has been passed as fit for work by the Department for Work and Pensions. What sort of assessment are they getting? All three of the clients had mental health problems.
I think I must be the mad one. I’m working to pay for it all.