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Welfare Benefits are money provided by the government to people who are in need. There are a number of different benefits available. Find more below about the different types of benefits available and how to apply for them depending on your situation.

All benefits organisations

Action for Blind People

Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach, providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all…

Adult Learning Disability and Autism Team

The Learning Disabilities and Autism Team is part of Newcastle Adult Services. They are made up of social workers and two floating Support Workers. They help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism and their carers.

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Alan Shearer Activity Centre

Specialist facility for children with disabilities, learning disabilities and autism.

Allotments Officer

If you’d like to grow your own fruit and vegetables, or simply want the enjoyment of growing your own flowers, you may want to…

Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline

The National Dementia Helpline provides information, advice, and support through listening, guidance and appropriate signposting to anyone affected by dementia

Attendance Allowance Helpline

Attendance Allowance helpline run by Government.

Bereavement Service Helpline

Bereavement Helpline run by


CareAware is a non profit making public information and advisory service specialising in issues relating to funding long term care for older people. Its…

Carer’s Allowance Unit

Government unit that manages Carer’s Allowance.