YMCA England : welfare guides for young people

MHNE is witnessing an increase in the number of calls from young people suffering mental distress and attempting to claim benefits. We, therefore, applaud the work of YMCA England in welfare guides for young people to help them navigate their way through the welfare system. These handy guides give much needed practical advice and tips on different area of the welfare system.

The Claimant Commitment A guide for young people to help understand exactly what the claimant commitment is, what it may include and what actions they can take to meet it. 'Your Claimant Commitment guide'


Sanctions A guide for young people to help understand exactly what sanctions are, how they can avoid being sanctioned and what actions they can take if they are sanctioned. 'Your guide to Sanctions'


Universal Credit A guide for young people to help understand how the introduction of Universal Credit may impact on them 'Your guide to Universal Credit'