Topic: Benefits

A list of articles tagged with 'Benefits'.

Universal Credit

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Webpage published , updated

Universal Credit is the biggest change in a generation to how benefit claimants receive payments. 

Ask Max - Universal Credit special

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Every issue our customer services manager, Maxine, gets to the bottom of your questions and enquiries. If you have a question please email it to or write to us at the usual address. Don’t forget to include your name and the name of the town you live in.

It's time to fight for homes

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When I was first told that the National Housing Federation (Nat Fed) were organising a rally in London, to call for an increase in house-building, I knew that Derwent Living simply had to be there but more than that, I also wanted to be there.

Bedroom tax event

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Derwent Living has joined forces with Derby Homes and Derby City Council to run an event for those affected by changes to housing benefit.

Benefit roadshows begin in Littleover

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The first of our roadshows to raise awareness of the government’s changes to the benefits system took place in Littleover this morning.  Staff are visiting sites across the East Midlands to help residents understand welfare reforms including the bedroom tax, universal credit and the benefits cap.  Some residents found that they could be £25 per week worse off.

We're taking to the road

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Next week we are running a series of roadshows to raise awareness of the government's changes to the benefits system