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Universal Credit is a monthly payment for people who are aged between 18 and 65 on a low income or out of work. It replaces six working age benefits that you may previously have been entitled to:
Information on how to apply for Universal Credit.
Information about how Universal Credit is paid to help with housing costs.
Information about advice centres that provide a free, confidential and impartial service, which can provide help with budgeting and can refer you to a foodbank.
Help with budgeting, accessing food banks, interpreters and other services.
Contact details for a number of organisations that can help with advice and support.