http://welfarenewsservice.com/welfare-reforms-survive-court-challenges-bedroom-tax-cap/ Black Friday ...???? http://www.carersuk.org/images/icon_cry.gif "Richard Kramer, deputy chief executive of Sense, the national deafblind charity, said the bedroom tax policy had been devastating for many disabl...
Samantha , Carers Allowance is considered to be income for Housing Benefit and deducted from your "applicable amount" ..however , as you are in receipt of carers allowance you will be given an extra "carers premium" in the calculation. Once you have been in touch with the helpline for further advice...
I have been fighting our bedroom since 17 february 2013 , our council chose to re classify our disabled adapted house to a 4 bed, saying the 2nd living room was a bedroom, despite us having a 3 bedroom , 2 living legally binding tenancy agreement , we were transferred to this house after my husband ...
http://www.disabilityrightsuk.org/news/ ... e-approved Looks like the governments justification for bedroom tax , aka DHP, is now under attack!! Our appeal hearing is finally here , 2 days time... http://www.carersuk.org/images/icon_rolleyes.gif http://www.carersuk.org/images/icon_rolleyes.gif http...
wishing all the families in court this for bedroom tax appeal the very best of luck! Image
glad you agree Royd, they are making the assumption that all young people live happily, safely, securely , with their " hardworking" parents , who are also financially secure, the parents do not harm them in any way, and all young people are fit and healthy and have access to some where they can liv...
For claimants to come within paragraph 4(1)(a) of Schedule 3 to the Consequential Provisions Regulations, they must have been continuously entitled to HB since at least 1 January 1996 and occupied the same dwelling since that date, save for any period where a fire, flood, explosion or natural catas...
Dear Matt I personally want to thank you and Carers UK for keeping up the pressure on this unworkable discriminate cruel Policy. Just so as you know , as a carer , I have been fighting this reduction in Housing Benefit of 25% since 17 February. i had understanding how this policy would affect us, ex...
<t>god Mandie, I could have wrote the very same words! and crocus is right , it hurts and there is no point in reasoning with them, in my OH case his pain and frustration can be heard in the way he speaks and answers me, short , sharp , cutting and constantly sounds agitated. I ask myself a thousand...
Linda, there will hundreds of carers on this forum who have, or are , been in a similar situation, the adviceline will also be able to help. some of us will be faced with this situation once the person we care for dies also..its a minefield , but my heart goes out to you , as you have had to do a ha...