Benefits Signposts

  • The Department for Work and Pensions; 

Main website for benefit information and claims.

  • Jobcentre Plus

Main contact for benefit claims- lists specific contact numbers for particular benefits

  •  Citizens Advice Bureau

Contains advice not only on benefits but on money related issues and is specific to the location.  

  •  Local council

Provides information on claiming benefits in your local area

  • Gingerbread

Benefit and welfare advice for single parents

  • Shelter;

Advices on housing issues including housing benefit

  • Scope/Dial Network

Helps those with disabilities with benefits inquiries

  • Law Centres

Defends legal rights of those who can’t afford a lawyer including welfare and disability rights

  • Income MAX

Community Interest Company that advises and supports households in the UK on benefits, debt and saving money

  • The Site;

Advice website for young people that includes a comprehensive section on benefits and how to claim them 

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