What is the Benefits Advice Service?

We offer information and advice on welfare benefits. We can help you make claims for the following benefits:

  • Attendence Allowance
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction
  • Carers Allowance
  • Pension Credit
  • Other benefits
Who is this service for?

Who is this service for?

Anyone aged 55+, their families and carers

How much does this service cost?

Free

How is this service delivered?

Appointment sessions available at the Disabilities Living Centre, Gateway House, Beechdale Road, Nottingham,  NG8 3EZ  between 1pm and 4pm.

Appointments are usually 45min long but you can ask for a double appointment if you need help filling in the benefit form.

What support can Benefits Advice Service offer?

We can assess if you are eligible for benefits, help you challenge a benefit decision; help apply for a Blue Badge or reduction in Council Tax. 

We can also help with issues such as:

  • Gas and electricity bills
  • Care at home
  • Housing advice
  • Signposting to other local services and support

How do I access this service?

Call Disabilities Living Centre on   0115 985 5780  to book an appointment with  a benefit adviser.

Next sessions to be held on: 22nd  November, 22nd December, 31st January, & 21st February