This site is designed to help those who want to investigate questions related to the welfare system. You can start an investigation yourself and let us know about it at firstname.lastname@example.org, join one of the investigations being pursued by members of Help Me Investigate Welfare, or just help get involved by posting useful links (we’ll help point you in their direction).
The categories of this blog are intended to make it easier for you to find useful resources. They are currently:
Some other resources you may find useful include:
- Need to get information from a public body in the UK? Use What Do They Know.
- You can also try to get information through the EU with AskTheEU.
- For curation editors: how to compile a news feed on welfare issues and 5 ways to find Twitter accounts following a field.
- There are ongoing tips and updates on investigating public issues generally at the Help Me Investigate blog.
The following videos from the main Help Me Investigate blog provide some general guidance on starting and focusing an investigation: