Financial Help for Residents

Financial Help for Residents

Added on 28 October 2021

The past 19 months has been a very unsettling time for many residents, with some people losing their job, furlough support ending and the temporary £20 uplift of universal credit and tax credits ending. There is financial help available for residents, which could ease some financial pressures.

To find if you are eligible use the council’s online benefit calculator, at it’s free to use, anonymous and will help you see what benefits you can claim and tell you how to apply. If you need support to make an application, call  on (01482) 393939, however it is quicker to apply online using the links provided. 

For more information on Financial Supprort please go to