10th February 2022: WORKSHOP – Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP): accessing, applying and moving on
This is a half day live online workshop delivered via Zoom
WORKSHOP – Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP): accessing, applying and moving on
As the housing and financial crises deepen and rents continue to rise, many people who claim Housing Benefit or Housing Costs through Universal Credit will need additional financial help to sustain their tenancies. This practical and interactive workshop will introduce Discretionary Housing Payments as a possible means of support. Includes practical guidance on completing the application form to give the best possible chance of receiving an award and the proactive steps which can help claimants prepare for their award coming to an end.
Who is it for?
This half-day workshop would be useful for anyone who assists people to maintain their tenancies, support workers, third sector advice agencies, financial capability officers, welfare benefits advisors.