Making Advice Work Newsletter
Benefits General Issues
Check what benefits you can get using any one of these free & confidential tools:
Policy in Practice https://www.betteroffcalculator.co.uk/#/free
Citizens Advice Calderdale
Welfare benefit advice and information. Speak to an advisor face to face, over the phone or by e-mail.
Open Monday – Friday call: 01422 842848 local call rates apply
Information and claim forms from Calderdale Council
Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees
Services and support for people aged 50+ and their carers living in Calderdale or Kirklees.
Welfare benefits advice in Calderdale for HIV positive people or anyone caring for someone living with HIV.
Calderdale DART (Disability Advice Resource Team)
Providing advice and information on a range of issues including welfare benefits.
SSAFA the armed forces charity
SSAFA provides lifelong support to anyone who is currently serving or has ever served in the Royal Navy, British Army or Royal Air Force.
The Royal British Legion
The RBL offers practical support to serving men and women, veterans (ex-Service of all ages) and their families.Get in touch for advice, information and guidance.
Free and impartial information from Citizens Advice.
Information and advice for single parent families, including advice on benefits for teenage parents.
Gov.uk – Benefits
Useful information from the national UK government.
Useful tax information from the national UK government.
Pensions Advisory Service
Free and impartial advice to people with workplace and personal pensions.
Disability Rights UK
Information from a national advice charity about benefits and other rights for disabled people.
Age UK is a national charity providing free information and advice on topics as diverse as claiming benefits to care homes for the over 50’s.
Revenue & Benefits
Information on the range of HMRC ‘products’ including tax credits, child benefit and guardian’s allowance, national minimum wage and tax-free childcare …. as well as information and guidance on the transition from tax credits to universal credit.
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