Benefits up-date March 2021

The Government have now announced their budget for 2021. What this could mean for you: Universal Credit are keeping their £20 a week uplift for 6 months from April. The ‘Minimum Income Floor’ for self-employed earners will remain suspended until August 2021. Working Tax Credit claimants will receive a one-off payment of £500 by Mid-April. This …

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Vouchers to help if you are in financial hardship- deadline extended until Monday 1st March

ASSERT have been awarded funded via BHCC to support our clients who are in financial hardship and are struggling to buy essential items. This includes:  · Food (1)  · Winter Clothes (2)  · Household items (such as bedding, essential cooking items, essential toiletries such as soap and sanitary products) (3)  · Gas/ water/ electric or …

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