About Us, Welfare Benefits Unit

About Us

The Welfare Benefits Unit offers specialist welfare benefits advice to those who work with members of the public. Our experienced advisers provide independent support through our advice line, publications, training, consultancy, campaigns and projects.

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The Welfare Benefits Unit aims to maximise benefit take-up, helping to reduce the incidence and impact of poverty and in doing so improve health, well-being, financial and social inclusion.

Please see our leaflet for further details.

“Having used the Welfare Benefits Unit for more than ten years I have had positive results each time.”

“I think this is an excellent service. Very good advice and the advisers always ring back and follow up.”

The Welfare Benefits Unit is committed to providing high quality services. We welcome your feedback in order to improve. We would like to hear from you if you have any comments about the services we provide or if you have a complaint. Please see our Comments and Complaints Policy or use the contact form or contact Liz Wilson, Chief Executive.

Privacy Statement

The Welfare Benefits Unit takes your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to provide products or services you have requested from us. We will not pass your details to anyone outside our organisation.  However from time to time we would like to contact you with details of other events and publications we offer.