Get the day's biggest stories sent direct to your inbox so you never miss a thing The Government has confirmed that millions of Brits are owed a £500 payment until next March.
Anyone on a low-income who is forced to self-isolate could be eligible for the payment. Sajid Javid said the Government will give "practical and financial support" to those who are self-isolating due to Covid, including parents whose children have been sent home from school.
Under the terms of the one-off payment, people who have been told to self-isolate but can't work from home - and aren't eligible for sick pay – will get £500 to help cover their living costs. READ MORE : Primark issues winter warning to anyone who shops in its stores Mr Javid confirmed today:Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk