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Online self-help resources on benefits

Online help and self –help resources

 

There are free, self-help resources on benefits, housing, debt and other issues, on the internet including printable factsheets from the organisation’s websites listed below: 

 

Organisation name

Description

Website

Citizens Advice Service

Helps people resolve their legal, money and other queries by providing free, independent and confidential advice.

www.adviceguide.org.uk

 

 

Shelter

Provides free, confidential advice to people with all kinds of housing problems.

www.shelter.org.uk

 

National Debt Line My Money Steps

 

Provides free, independent and confidential debt advice.

www.mymoneysteps.org

StepChange Debt Charity

Free, independent, confidential information and advice.

https://www.stepchange.org/

Turn2Us

Free easy to use benefits calculator. Also information on charitable grants and other types of financial help.

www.turn2us.org.uk

Gingerbread

Advice for lone parents, benefits and childcare.

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Disability Rights

Factsheets, links to organisations providing information on different disabilities, specialist legal advice.

www.disabilityrightsuk.org

RNIB

Advice and information for people affected by sight loss.

www.rnib.org.uk

Money Advice Service

Provides information on a range of subjects around managing finances including an online budget calculator.

www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk

 

 

 

Government and Local Authorities

GOV.UK

Benefits guides and information, online claims and claim forms, including tax credits, pension credit and welfare benefits.

www.gov.uk

London Borough of Hackney

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

http://www.hackney.gov.uk/

 

London Borough of Islington

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

https://www.islington.gov.uk/

London Borough of Waltham Forest 

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

https://www.walthamforest.gov.uk

London Borough of Camden

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

https://www.camden.gov.uk/

Tower Hamlets Council

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

www.towerhamlets.gov.uk

London Borough of Haringey

Housing benefit, Council Tax reduction, Crisis Support grants, Discretionary Housing Payments applications and information.

www.http://www.haringey.gov.uk

 

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