Introduction to Benefits

Monday 9 September 2019

This course provides an overview of the welfare benefits system. It is suitable for delegates who have little or no understanding of benefits.

The following will be covered:
  • Contributory benefits.
  • Non-contributory benefits.
  • Means tested benefits.
  • Claiming benefits.
  • Difficulties with benefit claims (sanctions / challenging a decision).
  • The social fund and emergency help.
  • Online benefit calculators.
Type of event
Training
Event theme
Learning
Event date
9 September 2019
Start time
10.00 am
End time
4.00 pm
Address line 1
Citizens Advice Reading
Line 2
Minster Street
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 2JB
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified