Organisations write to the Home Secretary demanding an increase to asylum support rates

Following news this Monday (8th June) that the Home Office will be increasing asylum support rates by a meagre 26p per day, JCORE has joined over 220 organisations in writing to the Home Secretary and calling for her to urgently reconsider this decision, and to immediately ensure that asylum support rates receive the same £20 Covid-related uplift as Universal Credit.

A full copy of the letter can be read here: