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What is Universal Credit?

What is Universal Credit?

Universal Credit is a new benefit for working-age people to support you if you're working and on a low income, or if you're out of work. It will eventually replace 6 income-related benefits.

This short video explains:

  • What Universal Credit is

  • Roll out of the Universal Credit ‘full’ service

  • How to pay your rent

  • Where to go for help

Find out more about Universal Credit

Together Housing website:

Citizens Advice:


Article by:

Ross is the Digital and Social Media Officer at Together Housing.