Posts Tagged as:  job seekers

2 posts

Why Is It So Hard To Get Benefits In The UK?

It was back in the early 80’s when a colleague said to me “there is only one way to get anywhere in this world, and that’s to be a one legged black Jewish lesbian!“. He was right of course! It’s the minorities that are eligible for benefits in the UK, […]

Eight Weeks, No Job, No Benefits

Well after six weeks of extreme frustration of waiting for my job seekers allowance (unemployment benefit in the UK) and in particular the last three weeks when my case was supposed to be sped up, the news isn’t good… Thursday I heard that at least I passed the Habitual Residency […]