Welfare & debt: Know your rights and use them

Recently, ECAP held a training session on welfare rights and the notes related to that are now available online.

They cover the following topics:

  1. Community Care Grants and the Social Fund
  2. Debt (also Electricity and Gas Guide)
  3. Disability Living Allowance
  4. Employment and Support Allowance (formerly Incapacity Benefit)
  5. Local Housing Allowance and Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit
  6. Job Seekers Allowance
  7. Carers Allowance and To Claim or Not To Claim.
  8. Premiums for Income Support and other benefits