Publications

Advice NI produces reports, consultation responses, briefing papers and fact sheets on issues impacting our members and those seeking advice, ultimately shaping our work.
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Mitigations on a ‘Cliff Edge’

17 December 2018

Advice NI, Housing Rights and the Law Centre (NI) today (Friday 30th November 2018) launched a joint report which highlights the approaching 2020 ‘cliff edge’ when funding for the mitigation package agreed as part of the Fresh Start Agreement in 2015 is due to expire.

Social Policy Reports
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Rights4Seniors Supporting Active Engagement Project

19 June 2018

Supporting people aged 55+ to go online and access their rights and entitlements

Social Policy Reports
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Evaluation of Advice NI's Building Resilience in Retirement Project

19 June 2018

Building Resilience in Retirement Project Report

Social Policy Reports
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Managing Change Infographic

05 June 2018
Social Policy Reports
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Managing Change - Project Evaluation Report

05 June 2018

27th April 2018

Social Policy Reports
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Punishing the Self-Employed

08 December 2016

Universal Credit in Northern Ireland: Punishing the Self-Employed
December 2016

Social Policy Reports
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MASP Evaluation Report 2014

04 October 2016

Money Advice Support Programme Evaluation Report 2014

Social Policy Reports
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Benefit Sanctions in Northern Ireland Oct 2015

11 January 2016

Advice NI has become increasingly concerned about the impact of benefit sanctions as applied by Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) decision makers based on information relating to claimants participation on the Steps to Success employment programme.

Social Policy Reports
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Food Banks Policy Report

02 December 2013

This paper aims to explore the issues and provide a basis for further discussion of the growth of food banks in NI.

Social Policy Reports
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Growth of Foodbanks in NI

01 December 2013 Turning the Tide - The Growth of Foodbanks in Northern Ireland
Social Policy Reports
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Expensive Lending in Northern Ireland: A Discussion Paper

23 May 2013

The Executive must do more to tackle the damaging and dangerous levels of payday and illegal lending in Northern Ireland, according to a report produced by NICVA and Advice NI.

Social Policy Reports
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Tax Credits Undisclosed Partner Interventions 2013

01 May 2013 Tax Credits: Undisclosed Partner Interventions
Social Policy Reports
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Draft Policy for Developing Advocacy Services

27 June 2011 Draft Policy for Developing Advocacy Services - A Guide for Commissioners, Mental Capacity Legislation Unit, DHSSPS
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Manifesto 2011

20 June 2011 Advice NI Manifesto 2011
Social Policy Reports
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SMR Debt Publication June 2010

01 June 2010  Social Action Plan -  Research on Helping Customers to Avoid/Manage Debt
Social Policy Reports
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Systems Thinking Report the big idea March 2011

01 April 2010 The Big Idea: Putting People First
Social Policy Reports
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VLAS REPORT 2010

01 March 2010 Analysis of Training Provision in the Voluntary Legal Advice Sector
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Specialist research summary

01 February 2010 What’s Special About ‘Specialist’ Advice?
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI 2008 AGM Report Crunchtimes

01 February 2009 Crunch Times at the Frontline
Social Policy Reports
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OPAC Needs Analysis Report 2008

01 October 2008 Older Person Adviser Course Needs Analysis Research Report
Social Policy Reports
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Housing Affordability EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 2007

01 April 2007 Affordable Homes: Impacts of restricted access to affordable housing across tenure groups
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI e-con Housing affordability report

01 February 2007 Home Truths: Experiences of Buying and Renting in Northern Ireland
Social Policy Reports
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TaxCreditOverpayments

01 June 2005 Tax Credit Overpayments: The Road to Recovery
Social Policy Reports
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Debt_e-consultation

01 December 2004 Debt on your Doorstep - Who is responsible?
Social Policy Reports
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Tax_credits_econsultation_report_april04

01 April 2004 Tax Credits: Looking Back, Moving Forward
Social Policy Reports
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advicenet_PensionCredit_report

01 February 2004 Pension Credit - the First 60 Days
Social Policy Reports
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Intermediary Guidance notes as at 24 December 2013

01 December 2003 How to Complete the Online ‟Debt Relief Order”
Social Policy Reports
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