Benefits and other support

This page will be updated as there are further announcements from the Government. This page was last updated on 4 June 2020

Unable to work – what to do if you or someone you live with is ill:

Guidance for people who are employed and cannot work due to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Unemployed – what to do if you’ve lost your job:

Guidance for people who were employed and have lost their job due to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Self-employed – what to do if you’re getting less or no work:

Guidance for people who are self-employed and getting less work or no work because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Already getting benefits – how they’re affected:

Guidance for people who were receiving benefits before the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Improve your digital and numeracy skills with free online courses:

The Skills Toolkit