4. Claimant circumstances
Use the following links to find out how Universal Credit works for people with specific circumstances:
How Universal Credit can help with housing costs: Universal Credit and your home
Helping someone claim who is homeless or at risk of homelessness: Universal Credit and homeless people: guide for supporting organisations (or web version)
Universal Credit guidance for claimants who have a family:
- Universal Credit: further information for families
- Universal Credit and families with more than 2 children: information for claimants
See the Universal Credit guide for stakeholders and partners for information on a wider range of circumstances.