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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
http://www.calderdalecab.org.uk/

Calderdale Council

Information and claim forms from Calderdale Council
http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/v2/residents/council-tax-and-benefits/benefits/benefits-application-forms

Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees

Services and support for people aged 50+ and their carers living in Calderdale or Kirklees.
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/calderdaleandkirklees/services-1/information-and-advice/

Brunswick Centre

Welfare benefits advice in Calderdale for  HIV positive people or anyone caring for someone living with HIV.
http://www.thebrunswickcentre.org.uk/services/welfare-rights

Calderdale DART (Disability Advice Resource Team)

Providing advice and information on a range of issues including welfare benefits.
http://www.calderdaledart.org.uk

 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.

https://www.ssafa.org.uk

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.

http://www.britishlegion.org.uk/get-support

Citizens Advice

Free and impartial information from Citizens Advice.
citizensadvice.org.uk/benefits

Gingerbread

Information and advice for single parent families, including advice on benefits for teenage parents.
http://www.gingerbread.org.uk/content/681/Teenage-parents-benefits-finder

Gov.uk – Benefits

Useful information from the national UK government.
https://www.gov.uk/browse/benefits

HMRC

Useful tax information from the national UK government.
http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/individuals/

Pensions Advisory Service

Free and impartial advice to people with workplace and personal pensions.
pensionsadvisoryservice.org.uk

Disability Rights UK

Information from a national advice charity about benefits and other rights for disabled people.
http://www.disabilityrightsuk.org/

Age UK

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.
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/

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.
/revenuebenefits.org.uk

I want to claim Housing Benefit

Linking to Calderdale Councils online claim form for Housing Benefit

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I want help with my rent

Information from Citizens Advice about Housing Benefit

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I want information about Tax Credits

This could include benefits and tax credit information including child and working tax credits.

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I want to challenge a benefit decision

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