Citizens Advice Taunton provide free, confidential, impartial and independent information, advice and guidance in the Somerset West and Taunton area.
Help for those over 50 and their carers in the Somerset area, services include advice on Welfare, Benefits, Housing, Social Care and Health and Disability.
Samaritans provide confidential emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide in the Taunton and surrounding areas.
Mind Somerset provides specialised impartial support and advice to empower anyone experiencing mental health problems in the Somerset and surrounding areas.
Escape support Group provides opportunities and support to families with children with special needs in the Somerset area.
The Trussell Trust provides emergency food and support to anyone locked in poverty in the Somerset area.
Turning point provides help , support and advice on a range of health and wellbeing issues such as drugs, alcohol, mental health and learning disabilities.
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