Income maximisation for older people


Older people commonly do not claim all that they are entitled to. This course provides an introduction to pension credit and aims to help you with effective benefit checks to maximise income. 

The course includes: 

• Summary of State Pension and the impact of new State Pension
• Who is eligible for pension credit
• How to work out pension credit entitlement
• Claiming and getting paid
• Benefit checks for older people and ways to maximise income
• How attendance allowance and carer’s allowance affect pension credit
• The likely impact of Universal Credit on benefits for older people