Category Resources

Hands off our Homes posters

If you want to show your opposition to the bedroom tax and support your neighbours, you can download and display the graphic or poster below. We’ll be adding more logos and posters you can use on your street soon. If you’d like something added, please get in touch. The jpg for use on posters or […]

Proposed Brent Discretionary Housing Payment Scheme 2013/14

Brent published this report back in December – it outlines the categories of household which will be eligible for ‘discretionary payments’ in either the short or long term to help them sustain their housing in the face of benefits cuts and breaks down how Brent thinks it will spend the funds. The report suggests that […]

An argument for a mass challenge

The SPeye blog has a great post highlighting the possible impact of widespread challenge of housing benefit changes and advocating for affected residents to challenge, appeal and resist until the cost and bureaucracy of the changes make it impossible for councils to continue to enforce them. It’s a pretty long post, with lots of details […]

Template Letters

As the cuts start to impact on families and their homes, we’re collecting examples of template letters you can use to challenge changes to your benefits or threats of eviction. If you have found a better one, or have written a letter of your own that you’re happy to share, please let us know. So […]