Help to Buy – Wales Shared Equity Scheme »This shared equity loan will make up the shortfall between the purchase price of a property and the funding available to buyers through their cash deposit and mortgage offer.Learn more »
“Autumn Statement has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales” – Jane Hutt
Wales’ Finance Minister Jane Hutt has responded to the UK Government’s Autumn Statement – saying that it has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales.
- New guidance on care and support for over 65s
- Independent report revealed at the Event Wales International Conference 2013 outlines positive impact of games and events for Wales
- “Autumn Statement has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales” – Jane Hutt
- Consultation on Regional engagement partnership structures in the tourism sector
- Implementation of Commission Directive 2013/45/EU concerning the change to the botanical name of tomato
- School term dates regulations
- Beyond 2011: Consultation on Census and future provision of population statistics in England and Wales
- M4 Corridor around Newport Consultation
- Undertaking fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning reviews in Wales
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Section highlightThe Housing (Wales) Bill
The Bill will introduce significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - December 2013
This Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan annex highlights planned investments and potential procurement opportunities.
Final Budget 2014-15 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2014-15 is £14.9bn.Learn more »
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Are you at risk of homelessness or have you lost your home?
They may help you to find a home, and in some cases will have a duty to make sure you have one. They work with partners to help people keep their homes or find new ones, such as through:
- Family and landlord mediation;
- Housing and other benefits advice for help to pay rent;
- Dealing with housing debts;
- Mortgage rescue;
- Legal advice;
- Support to keep your tenancy;
- Helping people into private rented sector tenancies; and
- Information on how to apply for a social housing tenancy.
You can also get help from independent organisations, such as Shelter Cymru, Citizens Advice Bureaux and other advice centres.
Shelter Cymru is the main national homelessness organisation in Wales.
To get help as soon as possible contact your local authority or one of the following free telephone advice lines.
Shelter Cymru Advice Line
Telephone: 0845 075 5005
Visit: Shelter Cymru’s website (external link)
Legal Services Commission
Telephone: 0845 345 4345
Visit: Legal Services Commission’s website (external link)
Housing Debt Helpline
Telephone: 0800 107 1340
Visit: Housing Debt Helplines's website (external link)
Help for veterans
You can now access an online, searchable database about services for ex-services personnel at risk of homelessness.
We funded Cymorth Cymru and the Service Personnel & Veterans Agency to create the database. The directory covers over 610 services, giving detailed information about each one, what the service offers and how to access it. The directory will also be useful for other people in vulnerable circumstances and those working to help them.