Welfare benefits

Our welfare rights team can help you to find out about the benefits you are entitled to and how to claim.


We can also help if you don't agree with a decision made about your benefit claim, including preparing appeals and representing you at tribunal hearings. 

How to get help 

  • Phone our helpline on 01629 531535 between 11am and 4:30pm Monday to Friday. 

  • email us at: welfarebenefits@derbyshire.gov.uk

  • Print off and send us the benefit check sheet attached to this page

  • If you have a social worker you can ask them to make a referral.

Related documents

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