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Benefits

You might be interested in the following benefits information

Advice Dorset

Details of local advice providers who can support you over benefits, consumer advice, debt and money, discrimination, employment, health and care.

Age UK Bournemouth

Information and advice, services and activities for older people. Helping you live an independent, active and fulfilling life.

Poole Job Centre

On the Poole Job Centre website one can find local jobs, claim jobseekers allowance, speak to someone about benefits, advertise a local vacancy, claim a crisis loan, community care grant or rent in advance, get help with homelessness or find a food bank

Shelter Dorset

Advice and specialist help on debt, welfare benefits and housing.

Information last updated 28 March 2017

National information

Advicelocal

Your local guide to help with benefits, work, money, housing problems and more. Enter your postcode and a topic to find helpful information.

Benefits checker

If you need a review of your or a family member’s eligibility for benefits you can use an online benefit calculator. These are free to use and anonymous.

Carers and Disability benefits

In this section of the GOV.UK site you will find information on eligibility, rates and claiming for those with a disability. If you are a carer you will find details of benefits available to you.

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice provides fact sheets, answers to questions and information on benefits and tax credits for all ages. Included on this site is information for people coming from abroad.

Claiming benefits

Find information on your entitlement to benefits. Find details of benefits for carers, jobseekers, families, those with a disability, help with housing and tax credits.

Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a benefit for people who are on low incomes or out of work. Find out about the benefit and how to claim.