…confidence to help my tenants ensure they are on the correct benefits.
Alison Stroud, Linc Cymru HA
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

Latest Welfare benefit Appeal Statistics show that PIP appeals account for 41% and ESA 40% of appeals.


Neil Arnott - 24/10/2016

The government is currently making changes to the way social rented sector tenants have their Housing Benefit assessed.

One change is unusual in that it applies to new tenants who sign up now but only from 2018-

Neil Arnott - 10/10/2016

The government announced in the Summer Budget 2015 that it would be making around £13 billion in cuts to the Benefit System.

We now have more detail on changes to the Benefits Cap-

Neil Arnott - 10/10/2016

To read more, click the article title.

Louise Chilcott - 14/10/2016
Alex McCloud - 14/10/2016
Ged Atkins - 14/10/2016
Paul Smeaton - 04/10/2016