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Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) - Visiting Service

Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) - Visiting Service logo

DWP Visiting provides face-to-face contact, through home visits or appointments at suitable premises, for customers who are vulnerable and unable to access the Department’s services through any other channel, such as telephony, post or online. Officers will check entitlements and complete all the necessary paperwork and forms.

The service is to support the most vulnerable to apply for the following benefits:

- State Pensions
- Pension Credit
- Attendance Allowance
- Disability Living Allowance (All Ages – including under 16)
- Carers Allowance
- Bereavement Benefit
- Housing Benefit
- Council Tax Benefit
- Winter Fuel Payments
- Social Fund (Funeral Payments / Community Care Grants)

For more information please call one of the following numbers:

Pension Service: 0345/0845 60 60 265

Attendance Allowance 0345/0845 605 6055

Disability Living Allowance: 08457 123 456

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How to apply:
Call one of the numbers and explain why you would like to use the visiting service and what for.