Benefits Advice

For information about coronavirus and claiming benefits, please visit the Department for Work and Pensions’ information page. It will continue to be updated with regular updates on the arrangements the DWP is making to support those who are affected by coronavirus.

You can also refer to the ‘Concerned about work’ section of our own coronavirus information page

Our Benefits team are here to help; we can offer you specialist advice to help you claim the benefits and tax credits you are entitled to. We can guide you through the benefit claims process, contact government and council departments on your behalf and help you challenge decisions if they are wrong.

We want to make sure you are receiving the income you are entitled to, so get in touch with us for a benefit check. This is quick and simple to arrange, with most checks being completed by telephone or email in the first instance.

To get in touch with the team please ring 0300 123 1 567 or email

What benefits could I claim?

To find out what you are entitled to, you can contact our Welfare Benefits team or use the online benefits calculators below:

You may find it helpful to make sure you have income information for your household ready. This includes your rent information, yearly council tax bill, details of benefits, wage slips, maintenance received, savings, child care charges and any other benefits relating to disability/carers.

Remember this calculation is an estimate based on the information you supply. For a full evaluation make a formal claim as soon as possible.


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