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Welfare Service

As an RCN member, you can get expert advice and information on benefits, housing and more.

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Dealing with debt

Information and resources to help you deal with problem debt, including overpayment of salary or benefits.


Welfare benefits

Advice to change or challenge a benefit decision, and guidance for student nurses on benefits.

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We can offer advice on negotiating with your landlord if you're in arrears because of a change in circumstance.


Industrial Injuries

Guidance on Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit including when to claim

Book an appointment

Find out how to book an appointment to speak to one of our advisers, and how to prepare for your appointment.
HCA money guide

NSW money guide

for Nursing Support Workers

Student money guide

Student money guide

for nursing students

NQN money guide

NRN Handbook - Finances after graduating

for Newly Registered Nurses


Financial wellbeing

We recently teamed up with MoneyHelper to bring you a range of tools and calculators to help you feel more in control of your finances. Visit our financial wellbeing pages for tips on how to make your money go further and support with financial difficulties.

The government is changing the way Tax Credits are paid.

If you are currently in receipt of Tax Credits, you will be moved over to Universal Credit (UC) in a process called 'managed migration'. It's important that you follow the correct steps to avoid missing out on transitional protection.