Report on the impacts of welfare reform in the London Borough of Newham

Tipping the Balance – the cumulative impacts of welfare reform. A qualitative study on the cumulative impacts of welfare reform in the London Borough of Newham was published by Community Link in April 2014.

The report gives an overview of the cumulative impact of welfare reforms which have been implemented during the preceding year, examining people’s behaviours and exploring impacts on finances, families, health and wellbeing, as well as attitudes to housing and work.