A gentle reminder to tenants who may be worrying about paying their rent.

March 23rd 2020

A reminder to all tenants who may be worried about their finances in the current climate of uncertainty – our Financial Inclusion Officer is on hand to offer advice and assistance. Whilst we can’t complete face to face appointments at present, we are happy to support you through phone and email – call us today on 01595 694986 or email jennifer@hjaltland.org

Other sources of support include the following;

Universal credit helpline
Contact the Universal Credit helpline if;
• You cannot use digital services at all; this might be due to disability or your circumstances
• You have a question about your claim and cannot access your online claim

Telephone; 0800 328 5644
Textphone 0900 328 1344
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

DWP JC+ Lerwick: 01595 732053

Shetland Islands Council Benefits team
Telephone: 01595 744682
Email: benefits@shetland.gov.uk
Website: www.shetland.gov.uk/Welfare_Reform_…/ScottishWelfareFund.asp

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