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Benefits

Benefits

Helpful advice and information about benefit entitlement.

UC is coming to East Renfrewshire on 26 September 2018. Find out what's different and how it affects you if you claim benefits.

Find out who can apply for housing benefit, apply online and what happens if you claim Universal Credit

You might be entitled to a council tax reduction if you're on a low income. Find out how to qualify and apply.

You can apply to the Scottish Welfare Fund if you're on a low income and need help with things like food or heating costs. You can also apply if you have a crisis or need help to set up home.

Get help to find out what benefits you're entitled to and how to claim them.

Tell us as soon as possible about a change of circumstances that might affect your benefits.

Find out how to appeal a housing benefit or council tax reduction decision.

Find out how to apply for a clothing grant, free school meals and Education Maintenance Allowance.

Find out about what children and family benefits are available from the UK government.

Find out what health, disability and carer benefits are available from the UK government.

Find out about the Social Fund benefits available from DWP if you're on a low income.

Find out how to calculate State Pension and retirement and pensions benefits are available from UK government.

Find out about death and bereavement benefits available from the UK government.

Find out what benefits are available from the UK government if you're looking for work or on a low income.

Find out if you're entitled to statutory redundancy pay and how it's worked out.

Benefit fraud is a crime. Find out how to report it.


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