A mum who was paid just £6 in Universal Credit was handed a leaflet on how to budget, her daughter has said.
Vonny LeClerc, of Edinburgh, shared a heartbreaking story of her mother’s apparent experience with the controversial Universal Credit sheme.
According to the journalist from Edinburgh, her 55-year-old mum was reduced to tears after receiving the shockingly low benefit payment.
And she claims that she was handed a leaflet on how to budget the £6 for the remainder of the month.
The Daily Record reports that Vonny decided to launch a GoFundMe asking the public to show their support for her mum, and within 21 hours her modest goal of £100 was completely smashed – raising more than £6000 from over 500 generous donors.
She says that her mum has been left “broken” by Universal Credit – which she claims left her having to rely on her daughters to…
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