Monthly Archives: January 2017

Tuesday 17th January 2017 – I’m In Rent Arrears, Waiting For My Income Support (4th claim) To Be Processed

I rang my Rent service, man said I’m just over £100 in rent arrears. I said I’m waiting for my new I.S. (4th claim) to be processed (in Handsworth), (which impacts upon HB & CTB). I then rang 0121 464 … Continue reading

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Thursday 5th January 2017 – I Attend Erdington Customer Service Centre (HB & CTB), & Erdington Jobcentre (re: I.S. 4th claim)

I travel to Erdington Customer Service Centre first thing this morning, as it apparently gets really busy later, & people can be there for hours. So bright & early for me, in & out quicker. I wrote a letter to … Continue reading

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Wednesday 4th January 2017 – I Ring DWP on 0800 055 6688, To Make New Income Support Claim (4th Claim)

I rang 0800 055 6688, and made a new claim for Income Support (4th claim). I waited for 12 mins for my call to be answered, by “P”.  I explained how I’d had to terminate my JSA (2nd claim) yesterday, … Continue reading

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Tuesday 3rd January 2017 – I Attend Job Club At Sutton Coldfield Jobcentre (JSA 2nd claim)

I attended Job Club at Sutton Coldfield Jobcentre. Then I signed on. Then I had discussion with “J”.   I asked if I’d be able to reduce my work/claimant commitment to zero hours for a few weeks, as I’m struggling … Continue reading

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