On Benefits

Series 4 - Episode 9

Thu 1 Aug 9:10am - 10am 5SELECT


Three single mothers' different experiences with the benefits system, including mother-of-five Vanessa from Leeds, who hopes that entering a nationwide beauty contest will kickstart her dreams of becoming a model. Plus, north Wales single mum Tasha, who was signed off work with mental health problems, only to be told she does not quality for long-tem sickness benefits, and divorcee Hannah from Basingstoke, who has big dreams of becoming an artist.

Cast & Crew

Director Nana Wilson
Executive Producer Ian Rumsey
Producer Nana Wilson
Series Producer Mark Dolan