Posted: Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:32 pm
Post subject: lone mother and benefits
Hi I 25 alone mother from Edinburgh , I have 2 daughter 5 years and 2 years, my husban is in prison and he will be there about 2 years , I have question about benefits- I have go to work if I want any housing and tax benefit and chilt tax credit or other benefit for our life?
will be dificult for me go to work because I dont want give my youngest gaughter to nursery, I want spent time with her maybe 1 yeare and from next yeare she will be in nursery and I havent enough time for work when my oldest gaughter willl be in shool.
can I get any benefit if I don want go to work this yeare ?
Can somebody tell me what I have to do in my sytution ?