...opportunity to extend the support and advice given to clients
Dan Vassallo, Westminster Drugs Project
Welcome to Social Welfare Training

We provide quality welfare benefits training and consultancy based on legal rights.

Our accredited training and resources support:
  • Poverty reduction
  • Tenancy sustainment
  • Independence for disabled people
  • Getting into work
  • Keeping up with Welfare Reform
  • Staff development

The Solicitors Regulation Authority(SRA) has authorised us to award Continuing Professional Development(CPD) points for solicitors attending our courses. Our allocated CPD reference is EJV/SWTL.

Latest News

The BBC has confirmed plans to make over-75s pay the £154.50 a year TV licence fee. Three million households are expected to lose the right to a free licence next June (2020).

Neil Arnott - 07/10/2019

CLICK HERE for the Citizens Advice form for complex needs.


Neil Arnott - 07/10/2019

Latest Benefit Tribunal statistics show a further increase in the already high success r

Neil Arnott - 07/10/2019

Sight loss- adjustments to be made by DWP staff- 'longer appointments;  tailored support when accessing the internet and completing forms;  home visits fo

Neil Arnott - 07/10/2019

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Amara Khan - 18/10/2019
Anne Leese - 16/10/2019
Lucy Mannings - 16/10/2019
Celebrating over 10 years of Advice & Support


Overview of Universal Credit 2019

Birmingham 21/10/2019
Manchester 22/10/2019
Birmingham 16/03/2020
Manchester 17/03/2020
London 23/03/2020
Cardiff 25/03/2020

Benefits for Older People 2019

London 04/11/2019
Cardiff 06/11/2019
Birmingham 11/11/2019
Manchester 12/11/2019

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2019

London 02/12/2019
Cardiff 03/12/2019
Birmingham 09/12/2019
Manchester 10/12/2019

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2020

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Manchester 04/02/2020
London 10/02/2020
Cardiff 11/02/2020

Universal Credit-the tricky parts 2020

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Cardiff 06/03/2020
Birmingham 09/03/2020
Manchester 10/03/2020