May 7, 2020

Border People Briefing Paper: COVID-19: Social Security Entitlement for Frontier workers

Due to the emergency pandemic situation many frontier workers have found it necessary to seek
social welfare support. The Border People project has found that Illness Benefit, Unemployment
Benefit and Family Benefits are the payments most likely to be affected by changes in circumstances
due to COVID-19. This Briefing Paper examines the social security supports available to Frontier workers on the island of Ireland.

Briefing Paper available here!!

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