Universal Credit is a new benefit to support you if you’re working and on a low income or you’re out of work. This page explains how Universal Credit will affect you and how you need to prepare for it.
My name is Katy Roberts and I’m the Universal Credit advisor here at Cartrefi Conwy, I’m here to help you with everything from support on how to apply, helping you to obtain your rental details to completing your Universal Credit application.
You will find some of my video blogs going through some hints and tips of managing your Universal Credit claim in this section, and you can keep up to date with my latest community drop in sessions through our events page: www.cartreficonwy.org/events
NB – these changes will only affect people of working age.
Summary of what Universal Credit is
Universal Credit will affect more people this year. Find out more here
Key facts about Universal Credit
There are lots of things you can do to get ready for Universal Credit. Find out more here
You need to be online to apply for Universal Credit. Find out more here
Hints and tips on setting up a bank account
Its important to manage your budget when you move to Universal Credit. Find out more here:
Advice on managing your Universal Credit claim
Last modified on July 3rd, 2019 at 2:54 pm