Switching to Universal Credit?
Friday 3rd May 2019
Some people are better off switching from legacy benefits to Universal Credit - those who are more likely to be better off include:
- some people who work, including working carers
- some people who are too sick to work but do NOT qualify as disabled
- some people who have friends or frown up family living with then
Seek an assessment before switching early to Universal Credit
If you need help to claim Universal Credit we can support you in the early stages, from the application to your first payment.
Call us for free on 0800 144 8 444 - 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday.
You can also visit us online for more information and webchat.
Citizens Advice Isle of Wight is a charity, committed to giving you confidential, independent,
impartial and free advice. For up to date information and advice online, please visit the Citizens Advice public site
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