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Non-legal words

Support in the context of supported accommodation and housing benefit is a broad term that can apply to many activities which, in different ways, help people to overcome difficulties that might otherwise prevent them from living in their accommodation. Examples include:

  • Drug or alcohol counselling
  • Help dealing with correspondence and benefit claims
  • Budgeting on a low income
  • Repairs and maintenance over and above what a landlord would normally expect to do