In April 2013, the government began to change benefits for working age claimants. If you claim housing benefit, other means-tested benefits or disability living allowance, you should find out how these changes might affect you.

Changes to housing benefit

Other benefits changes

Paying your rent

Paying the rent is the most important part of your tenancy with us. You can prepare for changes to your benefits by finding out more about how to pay your rent.

How we can help

If you are worried about being able to pay your rent, you should ask for advice now. If you don't pay your rent you could lose your home, so it is important that you speak to us. We have dedicated teams and services that can help you with everything from finding work to dealing with debt.

Not sure how you will be affected by changes to benefits?

Find out using our free welfare reform calculator.

Maximise your benefits

Are you claiming everything you can?  Find out using our free online benefits calculator.