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Free Universal Credit training for organisations in Newcastle

Wed 31 Oct 2018

Universal Credit is a payment to help with living costs and will be paid monthly. The payment is being introduced in stages across the UK and will replace the following benefits: Child Tax Credit, Housing Benefit, income Support,   income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA), income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and Working Tax Credit. The payment will be introduced into Newcastle under Lyme in October 2018.

Jobcentre Plus are offering 2.5 hour information sessions for any voluntary group who would like one at their premises alternatively they can accommodate you at Hanley jobcentre.

The following dates are available but if these dates aren’t suitable further sessions will be offered in the new year.

  • 12th November – 2pm-4.30pm
  • 13th November – 2pm-4.30pm
  • 20th November – 9.30am-12pm
  • 21st November – 2pm-4.30pm
  • 30th November – 2pm-4.30pm
  • 3rd December – 2pm-4.30pm
  • 4th December – 2pm-4.30pm

To book a session for your organisation contact Rob Leese on robert.leese@dwp.gsi.gov.uk or 07741 181293