Touchbase: DWP news for advisers and intermediaries: June 2014

News about benefits, pensions and DWP services for people who work with or advise our customers – June 2014.

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Touchbase is a monthly publication for external organisations and people who work with or advise our customers. It has news about:

  • benefits
  • pensions and DWP services
  • relevant news from other government departments and agencies

This edition includes articles about:

  • unemployment at its lowest for 5 years
  • Commonwealth Games
  • Pensions Bill gets Royal Assent
  • State Pensions online
  • the Disability Confident campaign encouraging employers to employ disabled people
  • care leavers meet senior ministers
  • National Volunteers’ Week
  • other news in brief

Read more about Touchbase and find other editions.

Published 6 June 2014