• The conditions of BSOG eligibility for s.19 operators depend upon who the service is wholly or mainly used by. The classes of people are:

    • people aged 60 or over

    • disabled persons

    • people who receive Income Support under s.124 of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992

    • people who receive Jobseekers’ Allowance under the Jobseekers Act 1995

    • people who receive Employment and Support Allowance under Part 1 of the Welfare Reform Act 2007

    • people who receive Universal Credit under Part 1 of the Welfare Reform Act 2012

    • people who are suffering social exclusion by virtue of — unemployment; poverty; homelessness; geographical remoteness; ill health; or religious or cultural mores

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