Money, jobs and training support

We want you to be able to build a strong and positive future in your home. So this section contains everything you need to know about how Sovereign and other agencies can support you with a range of issues - from advice on the Universal Credit system (including tips for applying) to help with money and debt. 

There are pages about our employment and training support: whether you’re looking for a job, for better paid work or you’re interested in gaining a qualification. 

There are also articles to help you get online (finding affordable broadband, accessing grants or training in digital skills). 

Universal Credit

Tips on how to apply; the UC interview, work coach and activities; your online UC account, journal and sanctions; and what to do if a payment’s stopped or you’re worried about rent arrears or debt. 

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Money and debt

We can help with advice and support on claiming the right benefits, managing debt or making a budget. Or check out our tips and links to help lower your fuel bills and make your money go further. 

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Employment and training

We’ve helped thousands of residents with their work goals and we can help you too: from getting into work to finding better paid work or gaining a qualification. 

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Getting online

Get online, access training in digital skills or find affordable broadband. We even have grants available if you’re struggling to afford IT equipment or broadband.

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