e-bulletins

Tax credits and early years ebulletin December 2021

December 2021
Post Office card accounts, free childcare, free school meals, Scottish child payment bridging payments and more.

Early Warning System e-bulletin - November 2021

November 2021
This month, we have heard a lot about conditionality: Work-related requirements are being imposed on workers, parents, people with ill health (including those who are terminally ill), and people who are recently bereaved; and claimants who take part-time courses are seeing their universal credit at risk, despite trying to improve their job prospects.

Early Warning System e-bulletin - October 2021

October 2021
The Early Warning System collects evidence from advisers about how welfare reform is affecting their clients. We use this data for campaigns, in discussions with DWP, and to produce advice resources.

Students and benefits ebulletin - September 2021

Students and benefits online training, student handbook new edition, homeless students and more

Students and benefits ebulletin - June 2021

Online student handbook update, claiming benefits in the summer vacation, resits and more

Tax credits and early years ebulletin September 2021

September 2021
£500 tax credtis coronavirus payment, furlough and working tax credit, free childcare for 2 year olds and caselaw on claims

Early Warning System e-bulletin - July 2021

July 2021
In this edition of the e-bulletin, we look at the top issues emerging over the past three months, and provide an update on assessment periods.

Tax credits and early years ebulletin June 2021

June 2021
Best Start school age payment, Best Start foods increase, pandemic payments and tax credit renewals

Students and benefits ebulletin - March 2021

New online training dates, claiming benefits when a course ends, and more