Helping someone claim
Are you helping someone who is claiming Universal Credit? This section tells you what you need to know to offer the right advice.
Universal Credit supports you if you are on a low income or out of work. It includes a monthly payment to help with your living costs. This site will help you understand what Universal Credit means for you.
? You can check with a local benefits advisor to find out what you could be entitled to with Advice Local.
It is important to also get independent advice before you apply. You can find out more about Universal Credit on this site. If you’re ready to make a claim, visit Universal Credit, How to Claim.
If you are in Northern Ireland, visit
Universal Credit / NI Direct.
If you are fleeing from Ukraine, visit
Support for those fleeing the conflict in Ukraine.