Benefits for older people

Thursday 7 February 2019

As a trusted and established training service, Citizens Advice Reading Training Services has been offering courses to a wide range of organisations for over 10 years particularly to front line workers and their managers.

About the course

This course covers the key benefits older people may be able to claim. It is suitable for delegates who have little or no understanding of benefits. It will cover the following:

  • Pension credit
  • Housing benefit
  • Council tax reduction scheme
  • State retirement pension (including the new rules)
  • Carers allowance
  • Attendance allowance
  • Winter fuel payment.
  • Other sources of income

The course runs from 10am to 1pm and is delivered at our offices on Minster Street by one of our experienced trainers.

The cost per delegate is £50 (charity), £60 (statutory), £90 (Commercial). Discounts for multiple bookings. All fees cover training, support materials and tea and coffee.

In-house courses

We also offer tailored/in-house courses for organisations if you would like a group to be trained either at your premises or at ours. Do contact us for further details.

Type of event
Event theme
Event date
7 February 2019
Start time
10:00 am
End time
1.00 pm
Address line 1
Citizens Advice Reading
Line 2
Minster Street
Wheelchair accessible?