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You might be interested in the following benefits information

Age UK Suffolk

Age UK Suffolk provide a free, confidential welfare rights service that is available to anyone who is of minimum state pension age and living in Suffolk. Including support in completing forms either over the phone or in person.

MacMillan Benefit Advice Service

This advice service offers specialist advice to people diagnosed with cancer so that you can understand what benefits, tax credits, grants and loan might be available for you. You can speak to local advisors face to face or over the phone.

Information last updated 15 July 2015

National information


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.