Single parent families in Scotland are now beginning to feel the impact of the benefit changes that were introduced in April 2013. If you work with lone parents and want to know how these changes affect them, then come along to one of our information sessions.
This course provides an overview of the changes that have already been implemented and those that will be introduced during the course of 2013.
It covers Child Benefit, tax credits, Employment & Support Allowance, housing benefit, council tax reduction, Universal Credit, Personal Independence Payment and the Scottish Welfare Fund.
A basic understanding of the current benefit system will be assumed.
Dates and Details
This three hour course will run on the following dates:
- Thursday 26 September 2013, 9.30am-12.30pm
- Thursday 14 November 2013, 1-4pm
All courses will take place at One Parent Families Scotland, 13 Gayfield Square, Edinburgh EH1 3NX, and last three hours.
Each course costs £25 per person.
Cheque/Invoice Payments Available
To pay by cheque or to ask to be sent an invoice, just click on the “show other payment options” link above and click the “Pay Offline” button to register. Cheques should be made out to “One Parent Families Scotland”.
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No refund can be given if the cancellation is made within 4 working days of the course taking place. Bookings cancelled prior to this will receive a full refund.
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