Welfare Reform


The coalition Government made changes to Britain’s benefit system that may impact your income or change the way you receive benefits. The Welfare Reform and Work Act highlights these changes which include the introduction of Universal Credit, Benefit Cap and Bedroom Tax.

This section of the website gives you a summary of these changes and how they may affect you.

If you are experiencing any financial difficulties or changes in your financial or personal circumstances, please get in touch with our Income Maximisation Advisers by calling Customer Services on 0300 500 6262 or emailing info@chg.org.uk

If you are having difficulties paying your rent, our Rent Services Team can provide you with help and advice and arrange repayment agreements to clear your arrears. Please get in touch with our Rent Services Officers by calling Customer Services on 0300 500 6262 or emailing info@chg.org.uk