There are multiple sources of advice for financial support that is available:
As a range of financial supoprt now exists it can be difficult to know which benefits are the right benefits. We recommend that you seek advice at the earliest opportunity as some of the benefits you are entitled to cannot be backdated.
We can provide immediate advice and support with:
Please contact David on 0161-728-5001 or use the contact form.
Some of the best advice is available from local advice agencies such as Citizens Advice. The advisers have good knowledge of all benefits and can help consider all the options and implications. However, there may be some delays due to high demand during the early morning and late afternoon.
Citizens Advice national phone service: 0800 144 8848 9:00am-5:00pm Mon-Fri.
Trafford Council Welfare Rights Advice: 0161 912 2735 9:00am-1:00pm Mon-Fri and Trafford Council website page.
Salford Council Welfare Rights Advice: 0800 345 7375 10:00am-12:00pm Mon-Fri and Salford Council website page.
Different government departments are responsible for different financial support. Each department will have produced online resources and provide telephone advice services.
Unfortunately, many of the government telephone services are experiencing long delays due to demand. We recommend you access their online information first.
We recommend you do the following:
If you're not 100% clear on what help is available contact David on 0161-728-5001 or use the contact form.