Benefit Check

Find the details of organisations that can carry out benefits checks to ensure that you are claiming all of the financial support which you’re entitled to.


Contact a Family

Contact a Family can provide information on benefits and other sources of financial help. You can call the free Contact a Family helpline and the staff can carry out a full benefits check for you.

Tel: 0808 808 3555

Opening hours: 9.30am-5pm, Monday-Friday

Contact a Family website



Entitledto can help people determine what they can claim from national and local government via their self-serve calculators. This includes information on income-related benefits, tax credits, contribution-based benefits, Council Tax Reduction, Carer’s Allowance, Universal Credit and how your benefits will be affected if you start work.

To access the service please visit the Entitledto website.

Benefits Calculator 



Turn2us can help you work out your entitlement to income-related benefits, Universal Credit and tax credits.

To access the online benefits calculator visit the Turn2us website.

Last modified: December 4, 2019