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Kirsty Buggins, Manager Consultancy and Training, Homeless Link
Welcome to Social Welfare Training

We provide quality welfare benefits training and consultancy based on legal rights.

Our accredited training and resources support:
  • Poverty reduction
  • Tenancy sustainment
  • Independence for disabled people
  • Getting into work
  • Keeping up with Welfare Reform
  • Staff development

The Solicitors Regulation Authority(SRA) has authorised us to award Continuing Professional Development(CPD) points for solicitors attending our courses. Our allocated CPD reference is EJV/SWTL.

Latest News

Some claimants of Universal Credit get help with free prescriptions and health benefits; those with net monthly

earnings of less than £435 (or no earnings) or for those with children or those classed as sick the earnings threshold

Neil Arnott - 01/06/2018

Latest UC statistics-


Neil Arnott - 01/06/2018

Government Statistics tell us that more people get sanctioned under Universal Cre

Neil Arnott - 01/06/2018

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Universal Credit 2018

London 04/07/2018
London 17/09/2018
Cardiff 18/09/2018
Birmingham 24/09/2018
Manchester 25/09/2018
London 10/10/2018
London 19/11/2018
Cardiff 20/11/2018
Birmingham 26/11/2018
Manchester 27/11/2018

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2018

London 05/07/2018
London 01/10/2018
Cardiff 02/10/2018
Birmingham 08/10/2018
Manchester 09/10/2018

Benefits for Older People 2018

London 15/10/2018
Cardiff 16/10/2018
Birmingham 29/10/2018
Manchester 30/10/2018

PIP 2018- challenging decisions- workshop

Birmingham 05/11/2018
Manchester 06/11/2018
London 12/11/2018
Cardiff 13/11/2018

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2018

London 03/12/2018
Cardiff 04/12/2018
Birmingham 10/12/2018
Manchester 11/12/2018