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Universal credit

Universal credit

1120 topics; 6127 replies
Latest topic: difference between live and full service area UC 15 Dec 2017 at 05:40 pm by Jon (CHDCA)

Personal independence payment & other disability related benefits

Personal independence payment & other disability related benefits

1434 topics; 7491 replies
Latest topic: Basic verbal information/complex verbal information - shoot me down!! 15 Dec 2017 at 06:13 pm by past caring

ESA & other incapacity related benefits

ESA & other incapacity related benefits

2228 topics; 11212 replies
Latest topic: Client with no income at all. What is generally faster, lodging an appeal or starting a new claim? 15 Dec 2017 at 04:03 pm by NeverSayNo

Income support & JSA

Income support & JSA

1074 topics; 4516 replies
Latest topic: IS carer claim withdrawn 15 Dec 2017 at 01:23 pm by past caring

Working tax credit & child tax credit

Working tax credit & child tax credit

602 topics; 2493 replies
Latest topic: Zambrano 1 Dec 2017 at 08:03 am by Sally63

Pension credit & other benefits for older people

Pension credit & other benefits for older people

323 topics; 1327 replies
Latest topic: RP entitlement 7 Dec 2017 at 02:23 pm by Paul_Treloar_AgeUK

Housing benefit & council tax support

Housing benefit & council tax support

1544 topics; 7010 replies
Latest topic: Sheltered housing developments ’shelved due to benefit cuts’ 15 Dec 2017 at 11:32 am by MartinB

Other benefits

Other benefits

377 topics; 1196 replies
Latest topic: Illustrative regulations for Funeral Expense Assistance benefit in Scotland 15 Dec 2017 at 02:38 pm by Daphne

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

838 topics; 4718 replies
Latest topic: KPI’s for mandatory reconsideration 13 Dec 2017 at 08:56 pm by Paul_Treloar_AgeUK

Other benefit & tax credit issues

Other benefit & tax credit issues

864 topics; 3565 replies
Latest topic: How politicians created, rather than reacted to, negative public opinion on benefits 15 Dec 2017 at 01:45 pm by John Birks

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

423 topics; 1355 replies
Latest topic: Home Office policy to remove EEA rough sleepers found unlawful by High Court 14 Dec 2017 at 04:18 pm by shawn

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

788 topics; 3345 replies
Latest topic: Bach Commission: Right to justice report 15 Dec 2017 at 05:49 pm by shawn

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Basic verbal information/complex verbal information - shoot me down!!
past caring
0 replies; 79 views
difference between live and full service area UC
splurge
1 reply; 86 views
Illustrative regulations for Funeral Expense Assistance benefit in Scotland
Daphne
0 replies; 76 views
IS carer claim withdrawn
SamW
1 reply; 111 views
Carers Allowance and temporary foster care (interim care order?)
Alice SF
2 replies; 120 views
Lambeth Housing Benefit
ASH
1 reply; 128 views
UC/ IR-ESA Top Up claim
Kfleur
2 replies; 178 views
UC claim closed, ID issues ... how do you know?
HB Anorak
4 replies; 248 views
Home Office policy to remove EEA rough sleepers found unlawful by High Court
stuart
2 replies; 433 views
Budgeting
Shell Dent
1 reply; 303 views