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Benefits

You might be interested in the following benefits information

Swindon Borough Council My Care My Support

Swindon Borough Council’s care, support, information and advice website for adults and children. You can browse a marketplace of services. You can search step by step for adult or children’s support which will guide you to the appropriate service for your needs. You can access emergency help online.

Swindon Citizens Advice Bureau

Find contact details and times for advice sessions by person or by telephone. Request advice by email or get advice online. Find the location of other bureau in the community. Download resources such as fact sheets and access an online budgeting tool.

Wiltshire Law Centre

You can find advice in three specialist areas – welfare benefits, housing and debt. This is free and confidential. Find out opening times, location, and contact details. Find a list of helpful websites to look at.

Information last updated 14 June 2019

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.