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Universal Credit in Cardiff from October 2023

If you are currently receiving Tax Credits only  without also getting other benefits, you will soon receive a letter from Department of Work and Pensions asking you to make a claim for Universal Credit to replace your tax credits.

September 8, 2023

School Essentials Grant (previously Pupil Development Grant)

The School Essentials Grant will replace the Pupil Development Grant from 1 July 2023 for the 2023 to 2024 academic year. The eligibility criteria will remain the same. Grants of £125 per pupil or £200 per pupil for those starting year 7 will be available.​​​​​​​​​​​​​

June 19, 2023

Kids Eat Free/ Reduced Price- Summer 2022

Many places are offering reduced cost or free children’s meals over the summer. Please check their websites for eligibility conditions before visiting.

July 14, 2022

Worried about Energy Costs?

The rising costs of gas and electricity have been in the news recently. We can check to see if you are eligible for schemes that reduce your bills, or see if you can get help to make your home more energy efficient.

March 22, 2022

Winter Fuel Support Scheme

**Applications closed on 28th February 2022. Applications made before this date are currently being processed. If you haven’t heard from... View Article

December 24, 2021