Copy

rightsnet email newsletter

 
 

Read this in your browser

rightsnet email newsletter

01 October, 2019

Welfare rights

Conservative government will ‘continue to improve’ universal credit, says Work and Pensions Secretary
DWP confirms process for verifying EU nationals’ settled status and pre-settled status
New DWP guidance for refugees confirms that benefit claims can be made without a national insurance number
Work and Pensions Committee requests detailed explanation of how technology is being used by DWP in assessment of claims and claimants’ identities
A tribunal’s responsibilities when contemplating use of an informal interpreter at a hearing

 

Housing

Up to 2.6 million housing association tenants to be given the right to shared ownership, says Housing Secretary
Number of homeless deaths increases by 22 per cent in 2018, the largest annual rise so far recorded

 

Community care

Scottish Government consults on its policies for unpaid carers

 

Elsewhere on rightsnet

Looking for a training course? Find details of the latest training courses, seminars, workshops and conferences from some of the best advice providers across the UK | Contact us if you'd like to list your own course or event.

rightsnet merchandise: Grab a selection of our new badges, postcards, stickers, coasters and magnets.

Casework support: Join advisers across the UK who use the rightsnet forum to get casework support, to test their ideas and share their experience, and to network with other advice workers.

AIMS: Find out more about our case management software, developed specially for the advice and information sector.

 

Latest advice sector job vacancies

Welfare Rights Adviser
Macmillan Cancer Support

Welfare Adviser
Citizens Advice - Hull & East Riding

Integration Advice Volunteer
Refugee Council

Volunteer Adviser
Citizens Advice Tameside

More jobs | Submit a vacancy

Twitter

You can also stay up to date with the latest social welfare law developments via our rightsnet twitter feed. Find out more @ twitter.com/rightsnet






 
This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
Lasa · Watson House · 54 Baker Street · London, W1U 7BU · United Kingdom