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Unclaimed Benefits

Volume 21: debated on Friday 2 April 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if, in view of £600 million unclaimed in 1981, he will now take further steps to inform the public of the social security benefits that are available.

I am sending the hon. Member a copy of the February 1982 edition of "Social Security Notes". This contains an article describing the extensive measures which we are taking to inform the public of available benefits, and to encourage take-up.