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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

Important- We have been advising of this future change and we finally have a date. From 15/5/2019, mixed-age couples will be excluded from entitlement to Pension Credit.

Neil Arnott - 06/02/2019

Important- From 16 January 2019, a new law prevents new claims for claimants entitled to the SDP at the time of claiming or at some time in the month before.

Neil Arnott - 06/02/2019

Important- From 1 February 2019, the government is-


1. removing the UC gateway that prevented claims for Universal Credit where a client has three or more children. And also- 

Neil Arnott - 06/02/2019

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Celebrating over 10 years of Advice & Support


Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2019

Birmingham 25/02/2019
Manchester 26/02/2019
London 09/09/2019
Cardiff 10/09/2019
Birmingham 16/09/2019
Manchester 17/09/2019

Overview of Universal Credit 2019

Manchester 27/02/2019
London 04/03/2019
Cardiff 05/03/2019
Birmingham 11/03/2019

NEW Universal Credit-the tricky parts 2019

London 25/03/2019
Cardiff 26/03/2019
Birmingham 01/04/2019
Manchester 02/04/2019

Benefits and Mental Health 2019

London 23/04/2019
Cardiff 24/04/2019
Birmingham 29/04/2019
Manchester 30/04/2019

Housing Costs and Universal Credit 2019

London 13/05/2019
Cardiff 14/05/2019
Birmingham 20/05/2019
Manchester 21/05/2019