A - Z of benefits

You can check you are getting the right Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support or other benefits by using this useful benefits calculator.

Benefits information and online benefit and tax credit forms

Here is lots of useful information on the different benefits that are available and a copy of the form that you would need to complete to claim the benefit. 

If you are not sure what benefits you can claim, take a look at the list of benefits here.

A-Z of Benefits

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Form

Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance (AA) - fill in online form, save then print

Attendance Allowance (AA) – print and fill in with pen

Bereavement Allowance

Bereavement Allowance- print and fill in with pen

Budgeting Loans

Budgeting loan– print and fill in with pen

Carers Allowance

 

Carers Allowance – online

Carers Allowance – paper

Carers Allowance – State Pension – paper

Child Benefit

Child Benefit – online

Child Benefit - paper

Child Tax Credit

Child Tax Credits – request a form online or Tel: 0345 300 3900

Council Tax Support  Council Tax Support - print and fill in with pen 

Disability Living Allowance (child)

Disability Living Allowance (child) - fill in online form, save then print

Disability Living Allowance (Child) - print and fill in with pen

Redcar & Cleveland Website

Discretionary Housing Payments Policy

Discretionary Housing Payments – online

Redcar & Cleveland Website

Discretionary Social Fund Policy

Discretionary Social Fund Loan

Employment Support Allowance

Employment & Support Allowance – online

Employment & Support Allowance - paper

Health Care 

Universal Credit 

Dental 

Eye care

Prescriptions 

Travel 

Wigs 

HC 1 Form

Healthy Start

Healthy Start Vouchers

Housing Benefit  Housing Benefit - print and fill in with pen 

Income Support

Income Support – fill in online form, save then print

Income Support – print and fill in with pen

Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit

Industrial Injuries (accidents) – print and fill in with pen

Industrial Injuries (diseases) – print and fill in with pen

Job Seekers Allowance

Jobseekers Allowance – online

Jobseekers Allowance – rapid re-claim online

Jobseekers Allowance – Tel: 0800 055 6688

Maternity Allowance

Maternity Allowance – fill in online form, save then print

Maternity Allowance – print and fill in with pen

Pension Credit

Pension Credit – Tel:

0800 99 1234

Personal Independence Payment

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) Tel:

0800 917 2222

Pre-payment certificate

Pre-payment certificate

Sure Start Maternity Grants

Sure Start Maternity Grants

The new State Pension

Additional State Pension

State Pension – calculator for age and amount

State Pension – online form

State Pension – print and fill in with pen

Statutory Sick Pay

Statutory Sick Pay - to claim tell your employer in writing (if they request it) and by their deadline (or within 7 days if they don’t have one).

Widowed Parents Allowance

Widowed Parents Allowance - print and fill in with pen

Working Tax Credits

Working Tax Credits – request a form online or Tel: 0345 300 3900

Universal Credit

Universal Credit - online form