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Thousands could be owed up to £12k from DWP in backdated PIP payments. Here's what you need to know
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Social Justice

Thousands could be owed up to £12k from DWP in backdated PIP payments. Here's what you need to know

Here's what you need to know about whether you could be owed backdated PIP after a rule change. Here's what you need to know
Cost of living payment 2024: Where to get help now the scheme is over
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Cost of living crisis

Cost of living payment 2024: Where to get help now the scheme is over

DWP benefits and state pension rising from April. Here's when you will get the higher amount
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DWP benefits and state pension rising from April. Here's when you will get the higher amount

Parents can now get 15 hours free childcare for two-year-olds. Here's how
Cost of living crisis

Parents can now get 15 hours free childcare for two-year-olds. Here's how

Council tax is going up for millions in April. Here's what to do if you're struggling to pay
Cost of living crisis

Council tax is going up for millions in April. Here's what to do if you're struggling to pay

Water bills are going up in April 2024. Here's what to do if you're struggling to pay
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Water bills are going up in April 2024. Here's what to do if you're struggling to pay

I had no job, long-term mental health issues and £50,000 of debt. Now I'm living debt free
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Debt

I had no job, long-term mental health issues and £50,000 of debt. Now I'm living debt free

Energy bills are still worryingly high. Here's how to get help if you can't afford to pay
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Cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still worryingly high. Here's how to get help if you can't afford to pay

DWP benefit dates for March 2024 and other help as cost of living payments end
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DWP benefit dates for March 2024 and other help as cost of living payments end

Where to get help as cost of living payments come to an end
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Where to get help as cost of living payments come to an end

DWP benefits and cost of living payment dates to expect in February 2024
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DWP benefits and cost of living payment dates to expect in February 2024

30 hours free childcare: Who is eligible and how do I apply in 2024?
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Childcare

30 hours free childcare: Who is eligible and how do I apply in 2024?

DWP benefits payment dates to expect in January 2024 – with changes over the New Year
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DWP benefits payment dates to expect in January 2024 – with changes over the New Year

Here's when people will get their benefits from the DWP over the Christmas period
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Christmas

Here's when people will get their benefits from the DWP over the Christmas period

Here's when people in Scotland will get the winter heating payment in 2023 and 2024
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Here's when people in Scotland will get the winter heating payment in 2023 and 2024

How to get £150 off energy bills this winter with the warm home discount scheme
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How to get £150 off energy bills this winter with the warm home discount scheme

Here's how to donate to a food bank near you this winter
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Food banks

Here's how to donate to a food bank near you this winter

Map shows where you can find a warm bank near you this winter
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Map shows where you can find a warm bank near you this winter

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?
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Cost of living crisis

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?

Here's where to get help if you can't afford to pay your energy bills in the cost of living crisis
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Cost of living crisis

Here's where to get help if you can't afford to pay your energy bills in the cost of living crisis

Where to find free toiletries, period products and nappies in the UK
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Cost of living crisis

Where to find free toiletries, period products and nappies in the UK

Sign up to Survival Guide: The Big Issue newsletter exploring the human stories at the heart of the cost of living crisis
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Cost of living crisis

Sign up to Survival Guide: The Big Issue newsletter exploring the human stories at the heart of the cost of living crisis

Summer Survival Guide: How to get through the summer holidays in the cost of living crisis
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Summer survival guide

Summer Survival Guide: How to get through the summer holidays in the cost of living crisis

How to donate old school uniforms to help others in the cost of living crisis
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How to donate old school uniforms to help others in the cost of living crisis

How to navigate DWP disability benefit applications and PIP assessments
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How to navigate DWP disability benefit applications and PIP assessments