Help to Claim Benefits
The aim of this service is to ensure that customers receive
the money that they are entitled to. The Care Contribution
Assessment Team can provide help and advise on a number of
subjects, some of which are listed below:
- Winter Fuel Payments
- Attendance Allowance
- Pension Credit
- Social Fund
- Age-Related Payments
- Disability Living Allowance
- Carer's Allowance
- Housing Benefit
- Council Tax Benefit
- Bereavement Benefit
- Support for dental treatment, prescription charges, eyesight
tests and other NHS charges
- Undertakes Fairer Charging Financial Assessments
Are you / your customer eligible for a referral?
Do you / your customer meet the following criteria:
- A resident of Worcestershire
- Aged 60 years or above
- Enquiring about financial or benefit entitlements
- Consent to having a home visit
If you / your customer can say yes to these statements
please complete our online Care Contribution Assessment Referral
Assessment Referral Form
Please use this form to refer individuals for information and
advice, including home visits assessing their financial needs and
entitlement to a variety of financial benefits.
the secure online assessment referral form. (Link opens in
a new window)
Note 1 - Internal Use Only
(Verbal Consent is to be obtained from the customer)
If the individual is in need of social care, please contact the
Worcestershire Hub on 0845 607 2000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Worcestershire the County Council The Pension Service (DWP)
and your local District Council are working together to provide you
with a streamlined service. Are you happy for us to share
your information between these agencies?
This page was last reviewed 6 February 2014 at 12:21.
The page is next due for review 5 August 2015.