New East Sussex Benefit Helpline – 0333 344 0681. Call for advice and information about how the changes to benefits affect you.
How to check what you're entitled to, online and through your nearest advice centre.
Changes to Housing Benefit, Local Housing Allowance, Social Fund, Crisis Loans and Community Care Grants. New Universal Credit.
How to check your eligibility, and apply for housing benefit from your District or Borough council.
Our free winter home check service, help with heating, and other tips to make sure you're prepared for cold weather.
Changes to benefits including a new Personal Independence Payment (PIP) to replace Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
Make sure you get the money you're entitled to. Find out when you'll reach pension age, and how to plan your retirement income. There's extra help for the elderly, carers and during cold weather.
Links to your local district or borough council for enquiries about council tax payments and benefits, and details of how the amount is calculated and where that money goes.
Directory of independent services to help with everything from solving debt problems to finding independent advisers and making long-term financial plans.
Many people, in or out of work, with or without children, may receive tax credits.