We have recently updated our online guidance and Q&A with loads more information, based on the questions we've been asked during the process of finding someone a home. Check it out here.
We are currently working hard on delivering a new online solution which will make it much easier to find an affordable, quality home in the Tees Valley area. Work is underway now and we expect to be able to launch the new solution in the Summer. We would like to find some volunteers to test things in the next couple of months, so that we deliver a solution that works great for everyone, so if you're interested in this [...]
Did you know that Universal Credit (UC) replaces the following benefits for new claims: Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance Income-related Employment & Support Allowance Income Support Child Tax Credit/Working Tax Credit Housing Benefit. Universal Credit is paid directly to claimants every month, including any help towards rent. If you receive UC this means you will be responsible for ensuring full rent is paid. When a new claim is made for Universal Credit, there will be a wait of one calendar month plus seven days for [...]