Potteries Gold Benefit Leaflets

PG Benefit Leaflets fanOur benefits leaflets are designed to be easy to understand for members of the public. They are ideal to have on offer at your community venue. 

Leaflets are sorted by theme:

  • Means Tested Benefits Series
  • Change of Circumstances Series
  • Health Benefit Series
  • Pensioners' Benefits Series
  • Disputes and appeals Series

All of our leaflets can be downloaded in PDF format by clicking on the title below

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 Means Tested Benefit Series

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1. An Introduction to Universal Credit

2. Get Ready for Universal Credit

3 The Benefit Cap

4 The Two-Child Limit

5 Universal Credit and help with Childcare Costs

6. Living Together - What this means if you claim benefits

7. Changes in your Health and Universal Credit

8 Universal Credit if you are Leaving School or College

9. Are you Better Off on Universal Credit?

10 Benefit Sanctions

11 Explaining the Severe Disability Premium

12 Help with Council Tax for Working-Age People

13 Family Changes that mean claiming Universal Credit

14 Universal Credit if you are Self-Employed

15. Free School Meals

16 Benefits to help with Housing Costs

17 Universal Credit if you get the Severe Disability Premium

18 Means-Tested Benefits for Mixed-Age Couples   

19. Local Housing Allowance for single people                               


Change of Circumstances Series

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1 What happens to benefits if you separate or are widowed?

2 Benefits if you have been made redundant

3 Benefits for volunteers

4 Benefits for job-seekers

5 Guide to Bereavement Support Payments

6 Help with Funeral Costs

7 Benefits if you are Homeless


Health Benefit Series

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1 Help with NHS Charges

2 Benefits if you are Not Fit for Work

3 Personal Independence Payment

4 Disability Living Allowance for children

5. Benefits for carers

6. Changing from DLA to Personal Independence Payment

7. Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit

8. Benefit changes if you are going into hospital


 Pensioners' Benefits Series

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1 Benefits for Older People

2 Attendance Allowance

3 Council Tax Reduction for Older People

4 Housing Benefit - Help with your rent for Older People


Disputes and Appeals Series

PG Disputes and Appeals

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1 Benefit Overpayments - Your rights and responsibilities

2 Benefit Overpayments - Universal Credit and Tax Credits

3 Appealing Benefit Decisions

4 Benefit Appeal Tribunals


 

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