Each year, more than £3.5 billion of pension credit and housing benefit goes unclaimed by older people in the UK. Are you eligible?
- Information on timescales for claims made to the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP)
- Web forms to contact DWP
Helps with extra costs if you have a disability severe enough that you need someone to help look after you.
Paid if you care for another person - who receives certain benefits - for more than 35 hours a week.
Can help you with some of the extra costs if you have a long term ill-health or disability
A monthly payment to help with living costs.
Currently being phased out and replaced by Personal Independence Payments (PIP)
Help to pay your rent if you are on a low income.
Making Money Count is a local website which provides information on money, bills, work, getting online, housing, and universal credit.
Welfare benefits team
We can provide support and assistance with claiming disability benefits and other connected benefits. There is also a home visiting service aimed at people who are unable to access front line advice or live in rural areas of Cambridgeshire.
Telephone: 01353 612 926
Address: Amundsen House, Compass Point Business Park, Stocks Bridge Way, St Ives, PE27 5JL