Free Welfare Reform Awareness Sessions

Advice NI are offering Free Welfare Reform Awareness sessions to non-council funded advisers, specialist advisers and others working with people affected by Welfare Reform, these sessions are due to end 31st March 2017.

The sessions provide an overview of following topic areas:

•             Introduction of Personal Independence Payment

•             Employment and Support Allowance changes

•             Discretionary Support

•             Housing Benefit Changes

•             Benefit Sanctions

•             Mitigations Scheme

Advice NI is providing these sessions on both a scheduled and in-house/bespoke basis, to avail of the bespoke training we require a minimum of 10 people.  The sessions will be approximately 2.5 hours (flexibility can be included for in-house sessions). If you would like to avail of the FREE sessions please complete the Expression of Interest form attached and return to [email protected] or book into the in house course on http://www.adviceni.net/content/welfare-reform-awareness-raising-session-27th-march-2017 .   

 

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Elkie Ritchie