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Learn how we can get more money to people who need it most.

You’ll gain an understanding of the social security system, and the other types of support that are out there for people. You’ll also learn how to access the support available and how we help people in poverty to access support.

What you’ll learn:

  • What a cash-first approach is
  • How to understand the social security system 
  • Benefit uptake levels – who is missing out, and on what?
  • Sources of financial support for people on low incomes and how to access them
  • What our Money Advice Referral Tool is, and how you can use it to help those in need 
  • How to talk about money and support people to access financial support 
  • How to develop your organisation’s approach to help maximise people’s income.

You’ll also get practical training on tools you can use to support people in poverty.

Course details:

Cost of session:

£180 online (£120 for VCFSE & small organisations)

Upcoming dates:


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