Benefit Cap

Information explaining how the benefit cap works, who is affetced and what you can do if it applies to you

Pension Credit Changes and Universal Credit

Who can claim Pension Credit? At the moment you can claim Pension Credit as soon as you reach the pension age for a woman. These dates are available from theĀ Age UK website If you are in a couple you can claim Pension Credit as soon as the oldest member of the couple reaches this age. […]

Universal Credit and Vulnerability

Details of who can be treated as vulnerable when claiming Universal Credit, why this is iimportant and how to let them know that you are vulnerable

Universal Credit Waiting Periods

Information about when you can expect to be paid following your Unviersal Credit claim and what to do if you cannot manage until then