Your employees may need to claim benefits if they are made redundant and you can help by ensuring they know what they can claim.
Universal Credit, New Style Jobseeker’s Allowance and other benefits could help to top-up earnings or support employees whilst they look for other work.
Please signpost your employees to our online advice pages for an explanation of what help is available and how to access it.
Support for businesses
And remember to check the support available for businesses too – this could mean you don’t have to make anyone redundant.