Free online help with jobs and benefits
BetterOff Hyde is an online service which allows you to check your entitlement to benefits and fill out benefits and appeals forms on-line, saving them when you need to. There’s a job search tool and a journal that helps you to prove you’re looking for jobs to the job centre.
To carry out a benefit assessment go to BetterOff Hyde and choose the ‘Your money’ panel from the home page.
To carry out a benefits check and get the most out of BetterOff Hyde you will need to sign up. This is so you can save the applications and other work you’re doing and come back to them later. BetterOff Hyde is a secure site and its security levels have been checked and approved by The Hyde Group’s IT dept.
There is also loads of advice and information on money and debt and finding a job.