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New resources on Universal Credit launched for frontline workers

New resources on Universal Credit launched for frontline workers

New resources on Universal Credit launched for frontline workers

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Homeless Link have recently launched three new briefings for frontline workers supporting people with making claims for Universal Credit which we wanted to share. 
The briefings cover: 
New Claimant tips for frontline teams, which includes information and tips on: 
- Applying for Universal Credit – Preparation Checklist
- Setting up an online account
- Starting a claim using a new account
- Arranging an interview at the Job Centre
Download the briefing here
Advance Payments and Alternative Payment Arrangements (APA’s), which includes information on: 
- Applying for an Advance Payments and an Advance Payment checklist
- Alternative Payment Arrangements and an APA checklist
Download the briefing here.
Homelessness Easements and Hardship Payments, which includes information on: 
- Homelessness Easements (what they are, who is eligible, how to access them, how long it lasts for and whether a decision can be appealed)
- Hardship Payments (what they are, who is eligible, how to access one, paying it back, appealing a decision)
Download the briefing here

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