CHRISTINA SANTA MARIA from the Citizens Information Centre joins John Healy to discuss updates in the services for 2013. They begin by discussing changes to the one parent family payment. She shares the detail of the Social Welfare scheme.
They move on to speak about changes to the Jobseekers Benefit in 2013. They also speak of changes in the State Pension payment. They carry on by discussing changes to the grants available to older people. We hear of the better energy warmer homes scheme and we also hear of the Better Energy homes scheme.
|DATE: March 6, 2013
|Interviewee:Christina Santa Maria
|Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Current Affairs
|Keywords:social welfare changes, jobseekers benefit 2013, one parent family payment, citizens information updates, Christina Santa Maria, better energy homes scheme