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Universal Credit (UC) is a new welfare benefit for people of working age who need help with housing and living costs.  Universal Credit is combining six existing welfare benefits into one new one.  This includes replacing jobseeker’s allowance, tax credits, and housing benefit. 

Read More: New benefit on its way

Cooks from Asylum Link visited The Brain Charity to share their skills

Last October our staff visited Asylum Link Merseyside to help spruce up their reception and meeting rooms on a team building exercise. As a way of saying thank you, a group from Asylum Link visited our Brain Food Festival recently to give a healthy cookery demonstration to a packed room of hungry visitors, staff and volunteers.

Read More: A Big Get Together

Our Volunteer Georgina

Hello I’m Georgina and I’m the volunteer choir leader for The Brain Charity choir. I’m 20 years old and I’m a final year music student at Liverpool Hope University. I originate from the Lancashire/Yorkshire border and I chose to study in Liverpool because of its world renowned musical heritage, and after living here for three years it now feels very much a ‘home from home’.

Read More: Georgina’s Story