What benefits can I get after redundancy?
If you have been made redundant help may be available to you, depending on your income, savings, health, family and type of accommodation. To check your benefits entitlement quickly and easily use the Turn2us Benefits Calculator.
You might find you are entitled to:
You might also qualify for assistance from your local authority's Local Welfare Assistance scheme depending on your circumstances. You can read more about Local Welfare Assistance in our Emergency Assistance guide.
If you were receiving Working Tax Credit when you were working, you will no longer be entitled to it if you (and your partner if you have one) aren't working enough hours, but a four week run-on period may apply.