We are beneficiaries

A group of artists are continuing the conversation Metiria Turei MP started – demanding a more compassionate social welfare system. They asked artists who have been on a benefit in NZ (DPB, sickness, invalids, jobseeker, whatever) to draw a picture of themselves, and write a couple of sentences next to it about their experiences.Screen Shot 2017-08-19 at 8.46.38 PM
“I used to fear taking my baby to 

see my brother in prison. Now, having taken her into WINZ, I know at least in prison we’ll feel love.” -SD#wearebeneficiariesCheck out their messages https://www.facebook.com/WeAreBeneficiaries/