Universal Credit has been rolled out across the UK as a replacement for several older means-tested benefits.
It remains a complicated benefit to try and understand and this is not helped by the changes still being made to it.
This leaflet from Ann Innes (Welfare Adviser to the ME Association) attempts to make sense of what is going on – so people with M.E. can have a fair idea of how it works and what to expect when they make an application or are advised of changes to existing benefits.
Please note this is a download. You can read it on-screen and save to your computer, phone or other device and can attach it to any email you might need to send. But you will need access to a printer if you wish it printed.