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Waltham Forest


You might be interested in the following benefits information

Ghanaian Welfare Association

Ghanaian Welfare Association is a community based organisation set up to support Ghanaians in the UK. They offer advice, advocacy and information on a range of issue which affect the Ghanaian community.

Waltham Forest Citizens Advice Bureau

They provide advice on benefits and help people to understand the complicated welfare benefits system, as well as information and help with to residents facing debt problems. Open Monday-Friday, 10am-1pm (except Wednesdays) and 2–4pm. Telephone: 020 8521 5125

Information last updated 10 March 2017

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.