Monthly Archives: November 2019

Universal Credit Payments over the Festive Season

  The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has announced when Universal Credit and other benefits claimants will be paid over Christmas and New Year. Tenants who are receiving the following benefits will be affected by the payment changes: Universal Credit, Employment Support Allowance (ESA), Jobseekers’ Allowance (JSA), Income Support, Tax Credits, Attendance Allowance, State […]

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Meet the Team: Lyn- Community Engagement Officer

  “I have worked for South Lakes Housing for the last 5 years as the Community Engagement Officer. It is a varied role which takes me across the whole of South Lakeland where our tenants are based. I have excellent partnership working with South Lakeland District Council, Cumbria County Council, our contractors, Health and Wellbeing […]

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Talk Money Week 2019

This week is #TalkMoneyWeek 2019, encouraging individuals and businesses to be open and discuss money. Here at SLH, our Income Management team can help our tenants to; • Review financial circumstances • Maximise income – i.e. check Welfare Benefits entitlement/award(s) etc. • Ensure they have access to value-for-money services such as bank accounts, home insurance and utilities […]

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