I am of pension age, will benefit changes affect me?
No, we must stress that the changes will only affect people of working… Read more
I can’t afford to stay at home but don’t want to move my children away from their current school. What shall I do?
If you decide to move home, try to find a property in… Read more
I can’t afford to stay in my current property but if I move to a private rented property my rent will be higher. What is the sense in that?
The benefit change is a national policy. We are trying to work with… Read more
I am not under-occupying / I do not have spare bedrooms
This assessment is done under Government rules, which say you are entitled to… Read more
I need an extra room because I have a carer who stays with me overnight
If you have an overnight carer you may not be affected by… Read more
I have an attic room that I can’t use as a bedroom
Only rooms that can be used as a bedroom will be counted. Sometimes… Read more
How much benefit will I lose?
Depending on your circumstances, you could lose some or all of your Housing… Read more