Information on benefits, tax credit, and details of organisations offering financial advice.
Contact a Family
is a UK wide charity and provides support, advice and information for families with disabled children, no matter what their condition or disability. They have a wide range of financial information and booklets available on their website. Contact a Family has produced a free guide to Benefit Changes and also have a Financial Helpline - 0808 808 3555.
is a charitable service which helps people access the money available to them – through welfare benefits, grants and other help. The website includes a benefit checker section, grants search section and a free and confidential helpline open 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday - 0808 802 2000.
Turn 2us has also set up a Response Fund
- a charitable fund to financially help people who have experienced a life changing event in the last 12 months.