Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024

Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

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calsmum66 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi I was on esa up until Monday 6th ..Feb ...I don't get my state pension full payment untill 13th march ...where can I get help with money to live in the month when I have nothing 


  • Adeline
    Adeline Community member Posts: 141 Pioneering
    I think this is a real failing on the government's behalf because state pension is paid 4 weeks in arrears. There must be lots of people that find themselves suddenly without income in this period.

    When do you turn state pension age @calsmum66

    Do you receive any other benefits such as housing benefit? 

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