Like most countries around the world, the UK is facing exceptional challenges as a result of the current economic downturn. The Government has responded by delivering support to individuals, families and businesses to help you through this time more quickly, strongly and fairly.

Real help now provides information and news about the support that’s available and where to go for help you need.

We are ensuring that this support is making a difference across the country. Click on Regions for more where you are or click on the map for regional news.

Real help now

  • Jobs helping people back to work, helping businesses avoid redundancies, supporting the long-term unemployed, investing to create jobs
  • Homes helping people stay in their homes and investing to provide new housing
  • Business helping businesses to keep going and grow for the future with advice, access to finance and tax relief
  • Personal Finance helping families, homeowners, pensioners and the vulnerable to make ends meet

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