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Early Warning System E-Bulletin - November 2020

In this edition of the e-bulletin, we look at the top three topics that have been recorded in the Early Warning System (EWS) throughout October 2020. Although issues that relate to the COVID-19 pandemic and the government measures taken in response to it still feature in the Early Warning System, we are now seeing a resurgence of long-standing concerns about the universal credit system.

Students and benefits ebulletin - September 2020

Student handbook new edition, online training, disabled students and universal credit, and more

Tax credits and early years ebulletin

September 2020
What's new with tax credits and free school meals, the latest on when to apply for the new Scottish Child Payment, and whatever happened to Child Trust Funds?

Students and benefits ebulletin - March 2020

NEW student elearning, coronavirus and student support, claiming benefits when a course ends, and more

Tax credits and early years ebulletin

May 2020
Tax credit and Scottish benefit changes due to coronavirus, school age payment

Early Warning System E-Bulletin - April 2020

April 2020
Social Insecurity: how the outbreak is affecting your cases. Summary of queries received by the Early Warning System during the covid-19 pandemic. Topics covered include universal credit whilst on furlough, awaiting self-employment grant or facing the habitual residence test, plus problems claiming new-style ESA and more.

Early Warning System E-Bulletin - February 2020

February 2020
Summary of universal credit mandatory reconsideration problems coming into the EWS and an invitation to complete an MR survey.

Tax credits and early years e-bulletin December 2019

Best Start grant statistics, caselaw on child living in another Eu state and how Christmas pay affects UC.

Tax credits and early years e-bulletin October 2019

Childcare update, Neonatal expenses fund, Best Start Foods and vitamins, caselaw and more