Face to face with DWP

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) says those affected by coronavirus will be able to apply for emergency Universal Credit and receive up to a month’s advance payment up front.Claimants will be able to access the funds online without physically attending a Jobcentre.Meanwhile, those unable to attend a Jobcentre appointment because they need to […]

ESA and Self Employed

If you’re self–employed and can’t work because you’re ill with coronavirus, you won’t be able to get statutory sick pay (SSP). If you pay national insurance you might be eligible to claim contribution-based or ‘new style’ ESA. You’ll get ESA from the first day you’re ill. You won’t have to provide a fit note. those […]

UK Government advice 1

  What to do if you find yourself with the potential virus Will try to publish more in the coming days   https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance/stay-at-home-guidance-for-households-with-possible-coronavirus-covid-19-infection#who-this-guidance-is-for     Todays UK government news https://www.facebook.com/Labourheartlands/videos/534224333867693/  

Promises struggling with Unemployment

Promises for Those Struggling with Unemployment Promises are crucial If you are unemployed, there’s nothing more important than faith. In the Bible, faith means trusting all that God promises to be to us in Christ Jesus. So if you are going to have faith, one of the most crucial steps is to understand the promises […]

Exam time support

How to manage exam stress Learn to recognise when you’re stressing out. … Avoid comparing your abilities with your mates. … Eat right. … Sleep well. … Exercise. … Quit the bad habits. … Panic is often triggered by hyperventilating (quick, shallow breaths). … Steer clear of any exam ‘post-mortem’.       Revision tips […]

April2017 Welfare Changes

From 1 April 2017, new ESA claimants who are placed in the Work-Related Activity Group will receive the same rate of payment as those claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance and the equivalent in #Universal Credit. Benefit Cap exemption for Universal Credit claimants changing From 1 April 2017 the earnings threshold that applies to the Benefit Cap exemption […]