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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…

Action Foundation

Action Foundation is a charity that supports refugees, asylum seekers and other migrants.

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.

Advocacy Centre North

Support to get your voice heard.

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Age UK Gateshead in Newcastle

Age UK Gateshead runs exercise classes, activities and information and advice. They support Joining Forces Tyne & Wear.




Allotments Officer

Allotment information for Newcastle.

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

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