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/