Welfare benefits helplines

For help and advice with a benefits issue within the Hastings and Rother Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) area or the Eastbourne, Hailsham and Seaford CCG area call or email:

Lines open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

For those living within the High Weald, Lewes and Havens CCG area, call the Citizens Advice Bureau:

  • 03444 111 444

Lines open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

03 calls cost no more than national rate calls to 01 or 02 numbers and count towards inclusive minutes on mobile and landline packages.

If you are unsure about which CCG area you live within, you can either use this map or the accompanying postcode search to check which is your CCG.