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HELP WITH PAYING YOUR BILLS BECAUSE OF REDUCED INCOME DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
The Government has areed emergency measures with the utilty suppliers, banks and building societies to assist people who are struggling to pay their bills because of reduced income
MONEY HELPER BLOG
The MoneyHelper monthly Newsletter provides free and unbiased information on managing money, with useful tools and the latest money news.
CORONAVIRUS NEWS AND LATEST INFORMATION
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus that can affect your lungs and airways. The latest new and updates on the COVID-19 outbreak in England are available here.
CORONAVIRUS ADVICE AND SUPPORT
The problems caused as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic are unprecedented, affecting young people, adults, the elderly & vulnerable, employers and businesses alike. Advice and support is available from a wide range of sources across the country.
ROADMAP OUT OF LOCKDOWN
On February 22nd the Prime Minister announced the government’s four-step roadmap offering a route back to a more normal life. The success of the vaccination programme together with the positive effect of the National lockdown means it will be possible to begin relaxing the current strict movement controls.
Turn2Us, a national charity that helps people in financial hardship, produce a free monthly e-newsletter, Turn2Us News, providing unbiased information on benefits, grants and financial help.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) VACCINE AND PROOF OF VACCINATION
The coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines are safe and effective. They give you the best protection against COVID-19.
BREXIT – THE RULES
From 1st January 2021, the free movement of people and goods & services between the UK and the EU came to an end.
HEALTH IN PREGNANCY GRANT
The Health in Pregnancy Grant is no longer available. The government stopped this grant from January 1, 2011.
Free Coronavirus testing has ended for the majority of people in England and free test kits are only available for a small number of vulnerable people.
AUTUMN STATEMENT- 2022
The Chancellor of the Exchequer Jeremy Hunt delivered his Autumn Statement in the House of Commons on 17th November 2022.
NHS TEST AND TRACE/SELF ISOLATION
NHS Test and Trace was a government-funded service in England, established in 2020 to track and help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The system aimed to control the spread of COVID-19 in England by ensuring that people are tested when necessary then identifying and asking close contacts of people who …
BUDGET 2023: SUMMARY OF KEY POINTS
On 15th March the Chancellor delivered his budget to the the House of Commons. The key points are summarised here.
CORONAVIRUS ADVICE AND SUPPORT FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it extraordinary challenges for parents, carers and children. Advice and support is available from a wide range of sources across the country.
CORONAVIRUS ADVICE, SUPPORT AND CARING FOR THE ELDERLY
Older people and those with an underlying health condition face significant risk of developing severe illness if they contract COVID-19.
CORONAVIRUS AND MENTAL HEALTH
Over 4 in 5 adults are worried about the effect that coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on their life right now, with more than half saying it affected their wellbeing and nearly half reporting high levels of anxiety.
CORONAVIRUS FRAUD AND SCAMS
Fraudsters are exploiting fears of the Coronavirus pandemic in order to carry out fraud and cybercrime targeting pension savers, investors and online consumers.
COVID-19 TRAVEL INFORMATION AND RESTRICTIONS
Travel in your area, including international travel, may be restricted because of domestic regulations. Other countries may restrict movement, bring in new quarantine rules or even close borders depending on their current situation.