Welfare Rights Service
We offer a Welfare Rights Service at the office every day of the week. This is a free and confidential service from which many tenants have benefited. The service is by appointment only four days a week, however there is a drop in service from 9.30am – 12.30pm every Wednesday. If you are unable to attend the office due to ill health then our advisor can visit you at home. Making an appointment is easy and can be done by contacting the office.
Our Welfare Benefits Service provides a range of services including –
•Benefit checks – to check entitlement to a range of welfare benefits and to ensure you are receiving all benefits you are entitled to.
•Assistance with claiming benefits
•Applying for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction
•Assistance with pursuing appeals
•Applying for Universal Credit
•Budgeting and maximising your income.