Maximise your income
On a low income? Help is out there
See if you could get help to increase your income
Build your employment skills
The Building Better Opportunities programme helps those furthest away from employment gain the skills and experience they need to get into work.
If you are over 19+ you may be eligible for help gaining skills to get you into work.
The benefits system has changed dramatically in recent years
Since 2010 45 benefits have been capped, scrapped, frozen or reduced
These changes have impacted on people both in and out of work
2018 Changes in Shropshire
Benefits Calculators - see if you are missing out on help
Shropshire Council Help
Shropshire Council is able to help people on low incomes or in financial crisis through the following schemes: