COVID-19: How to claim a grant through the coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Background The Self-employment Income Support Scheme is for the self-employed or members of a partnership who have lost income due to coronavirus. This scheme will provide a taxable grant worth 80% of your trading profits (up to a maximum of £2,500 per month) for the next 3 months. This may be extended if needed. Please … Read more

Last updated Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19: UK Government must lay out clear plan to support Gypsies, Travellers and Boaters

Two children sitting talking on a Traveller site

Today, Friends Families and Travellers and 29 other organisations wrote to Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care; Robert Jenrick, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government; and Rebecca Pow, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to highlight action the Government can and must take to … Read more

Last updated Mar 24, 2020