Introduction to Benefits

Friday 7 February 2020

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
7 February 2020
Start time
10.00 am
End time
4.00 pm
Registration
Training Services
Address line 1
Citizens Advice Reading
Line 2
Minster Street
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 2JB
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified