Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland provide help and advice for those over 50 and their carers in the Leicestershire and Rutland area, Services include advice on Benefits, Housing, Social Care and Health and Disability.
Citizens Advice Leicestershire provide free, confidential and impartial advice and guidance to people living, studying or working in the Leicestershire area.
Available to give you confidential support at any time you like, in your own way, and off the record – about whatever’s getting to you.
Mind Provide specialised impartial support and advice to empower anyone experiencing mental health problems. To find out the closest Mind to you please visit the link below.
Open Hands provide emergency support and care for those most vulnerable and disadvantaged and empower individuals to move forward in their lives through offering practical help, advice, skills training and mentoring.
SHART offer advice, help and support to people who are facing homelessness or serious housing problems in the Leicestershire and Rutland Areas.
The Royal British Legion provides financial, social and emotional support to members and veterans of the British Armed Forces, their families and dependents.
Benefit & Budgeting Calculator
Welcome to the Benefit and Budgeting Calculator by Policy in Practice.
Using this calculator, you can:
- Find out which welfare benefits you could receive
- Know how your income will change with Universal Credit
- Compare your income under the current system and Universal Credit
- See how much income will be left after paying your housing costs
- Access links to claim for benefits
Start your calculation here