Check that you are receiving everything you are entitled to.
Use the Government’s online benefits calculators to see what you are entitled to. Visit www.gov.uk/benefits-calculators or visit your local JobCentre.
Citizens Advice has detailed national information on all available welfare benefits at www.adviceguide.org.uk/england/life/benefits_e Find your local Citizens Advice office or phone the Devon Adviceline on 03444 111 444 for general advice about benefits and help with filling out forms. Visit www.cabdevon.org.uk
Age UK has a range of useful factsheets and an online benefits calculator at www.ageuk.org.uk/money-matters/claiming-benefits
If you are over 65 years old you can use the guides and factsheets from Independent Age at www.independentage.org/advice/factsheets/factsheet-topics/accessing-benefits
StepChange is a charity which offers free support and advice. They can help you check that you are getting everything you are entitled to. Freephone 0800 138 1111 or visit www.stepchange.org/Howwecanhelpyou/Benefitscheck
Housing benefit and Council Tax benefit schemes are run by district councils.
Mid Devon District Council https://new.middevon.gov.uk/residents/council-tax/
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01884 255255
North Devon Council www.northdevon.gov.uk/council-tax/discounts-exemptions-and-support
Email: email@example.com Phone: 01271 388361
South Hams District Council http://www.southhams.gov.uk/article/674/Your-Council-Tax
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 01803 861275
West Devon Borough Council http://www.westdevon.gov.uk/article/674/Your-Council-Tax
Email: email@example.com Phone: 01822 618800
This page was last modified: 2nd May 2017