Universal Credit uplift and furlough ending


The amount of Universal Credit you receive is going to reduce – act now

Throughout the pandemic the government increased all Universal Credit claims by £20 per week on a temporary basis, which will end on 6th October 2021.

At Berneslai Homes we offer a host of free guidance and support. Please contact us today if you need help and support and we can discuss your circumstances with you. We can be contacted on 01226 775555.

You can also access other support, such as:

  • The Money Advice Service have a Money Navigator tool – which can help with coronavirus-related money matters.
  • The Turn2Us charity has a benefits calculator on their website – you can check you’re getting everything you’re entitled to.

Furlough is due to end – act now

The government’s furlough scheme has helped keep people in jobs throughout the pandemic and it is coming to an end on 30th September 2021.

If you are going to be affected by the furlough scheme finishing, or are being made redundant, we can provide support with finances and budgeting. Please speak to us today by calling: 01226 775555.

If you need help to find suitable alternative employment, you can register for support by emailing: Workandskills@berneslaihomes.co.uk or phone us on: 0738 5407731.

Please visit our Rents webpage for further advice and support available to you.