Parents on Universal Credit can get £1,108 a month to help with childcare costs

Mirror is reporting that thousands of parents are eligible for as much as £1,108  a month back in childcare support through Universal Credit.

Minister for Welfare Delivery Will Quince said: “Any working parent can appreciate the difficulties of having to balance a job with looking after the kids, and I want to make it easier for parents who want to go back to work after having children.”

To find out if you are eligible and start your claim, you need to speak to your jobcentre work coach and give them some details about your childcare provider and the costs of your childcare.

Childcare support is also available if you are claiming Universal Credit and receiving, statutory sick pay, statutory maternity, paternity or shared parental pay, statutory adoption pay or maternity allowance.

Read full article here Parents on Universal Credit can get £1,108 a month to help with childcare costs

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