This service is no no longer available.
On calling the 0800 8822 00 number, please listen carefully to the following message:
If you have access to the internet, you can find claim forms, guidance and informtion at www.gov.uk
Or by answering some simple questions you can check possible entitlement to a range of benefits by visiting www.gov.uk/benefitsadviser
If you do not have internet access, please choose one of the following 3 options:
For sickness, disability and carers information, press option 1
For pension age information, press option 2
For all other benefit information, press option 3
(Or hold to hear the above information again).
For disability benefits information for under 16 and over 65, press option 1
For disability information for 16 - 64, press option 2
If your enquiry is about Carer's Allowance, press option 3
For all other sickness benefits, please call 0800 169 0310
(Or hold to hear the above options again).
If you wish to make a claim to Personal Independence Payment (PIP), please call 0800 917 22 22
If you have already made a claim and need furrther information, please call 0345 088 033 22
If you are already in receipt of Disability Living Allowance (DLA), please call 0345 712 34 56
Department for Work & Pension (DWP)
8.30 am to 6.30 pm Monday - Friday
Who is it for:
Disabled people and their carers
How to apply:
Telephone to request a claim form, further information, or make a general enquiry