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Preparing for Welfare Reform: Useful Links

To help you get ready for Welfare Reform, there is plenty of additional advice available:

Finding a job

If you need help finding employment, we do offer an employment coaching service. To access this service, you will need to be referred by your neighbourhood coach. Find out who your neighbourhood coach is here.

Help with your money

You will need a bank account to receive the Universal Credit. If you don't have an account, find out how to do this here

To find out more about your benefits and to get help and support contact the Benefits advisor service.

You might be entitled to a Discretionary Housing Payment. To find out more, speak to your local authority.

Other support sites:

Jobcentre Plus: 0800 055 6688
Government information line: 0845 605 7064

For help setting up a bank account, click HERE