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Cost of living - help and support

Find out more about the help and support that is available to local residents to help with the rising cost of living.

Benefits calculator

Click on the link below to use a benefits calculator to give you an indication of whether you are eligible for benefits. The calculator will assess your eligibility based on the information you give.

Use the online Benefits Calculator

This is only an estimate and you can only get a proper assessment from a formal claim.

Apply online for Universal Credit

Apply online for Housing Benefit

If you would like to talk to us about Housing Benefits, you can contact us via email at or ring our Customer Services team on 0303 123 1702 .

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