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Welfare reform and the impact upon individuals you fund


  • Steve Johnson, Child Poverty Action Group

Event details

With welfare reform continuing to have an impact upon people’s lives, this half-day seminar provides an analysis and update on:

  • The 2017 amendment to the bedroom tax regulations and developing case law – implications for tenants and landlords etc
  • The November 2016 reductions in the benefit cap limits and how this is impacting tenants in and out of London
  • The April 2017 ‘two child limit’ rules, as they apply to tax credits, housing benefit and Universal Credit
  • Significant case law developments in relation to ESA and PIP, and the latest data on success rates at revision and appeal
  • The impact of Universal Credit roll-out – the main rules and structure, winners and losers

Will interest

Trust and foundations that give grants to individuals who are likely to be affected by these changes and who wish to explore the impact upon their funding practice, including how they may need to change and adapt. 

Contact| 0207 255 4499


Cost to members: £114

Cost to non-members: £161

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