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Government set to agree on new measures that rent and housing assistance payments being increased




According to reports this morning the government will set aside extra financial assistance to help those who are at high risk of becoming homeless.

It is understood the Cabinet will unambiguously agree on new measures that will see rent supplement being and housing assistance payments being increased from next week.

The welcome decision will now see struggling families being able to put extra funding towards their rent or mortgage, which the government hopes will stop more people from becoming homeless.

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