The political parties are yet to publish their manifestos for the June general election. I have three simple requests to all parties for policies to be included in those manifestos: 159 more words
Tags » WELFARE BENEFITS
Since Monday, those under 21 have lost the automatic right to claim housing benefit when making new claims. It is estimated that 1,000 will be affected this year and up to 11,000 by 2020/21. 187 more words
Housing Benefit was introduced many years ago to help people who were struggling to pay their rents. More now than ever before is it needed, as house prices spiral out of control. 192 more words
CPAG legal challenge - do you have a client affected by the two child limit to tax credits/ universal credit?
Do you have any clients who will be affected by the recent legislative changes to Child Tax Credit and Universal Credit due to come into effect 6 April 2017? 270 more words
Following on from the GMWRAG post on this at https://gmwrag.wordpress.com/2017/03/10/quick-consultation-on-the-new-general-data-protection-regulationgdpr we were pleased to see our friends at NAWRA have submitted their response and we already know several GMWRAG members contributed to this. 25 more words
The government announced in late 2015 that the rents that specialist supported housing services could charge and be paid for through housing benefit / Universal Credit would, from April 2019, be capped at Local Housing Allowance (LHA) rates. 434 more words