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Wandsworth Town Hall

Wandsworth High Street

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SW18 2PU

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Understand the impact of the introduction and roll out of the new system, and how the caps and rates will change in 2017. By the end of the course participants will:

• Understand how the welfare benefits and tax credits system has changed over the last year

• Understand the impact of Universal Credit (UC) full service as it is expands nationally

• Know how the Universal Credit full service affects tenants and service users with health, disability and support needs as well as families with children and people in work

• Understand how the total household benefits cap changes in 2016/17 and how it affects Housing Benefit claimants with and without children

• Understand the changes made to Child Tax Credit and UC child element from April 2017

• Understand the changes to Employment and Support Allowance and Universal Credit from April 2017

• Be aware of the changes to UC housing element for young people aged 18-21

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