Are you on one of the 6 benefits that Universal Credit is replacing like Housing Benefit or Tax Credits? Find out if you would be better off or worse off on Universal Credit.
Before making a claim STOP and CHECK by doing a ‘better off’ calculation.
You also need to be aware of the other consequences of moving to UC before making a claim.
These are links to popular services where you can pay for services, apply for licences and homes, report issues that may be affecting you.
Reporting and Requesting Environmental Services
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There are a number of ways to get your Covid-19 vaccine in Newcastle - find out how you can get your jab!
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- Use Text to Speech
- Access dyslexia software
- Open an interactive dictionary
- Convert this page (and the whole Council website) into over 100 languages
Visit the MyCouncil area of the website where you can access various portals which allow you to view account information which is personalised to you.
Are you interested in affordable housing to rent in Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside and South Tyneside?
Tyne and Wear Homes advertises affordable housing across the region. You can also get advice on a range of other housing choices, such as mutual exchange, renting with a private landlord and low cost home ownership.
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