About Welfare Rights

Welcome to the Welfare Rights Service. The information below will tell you who we are and how we can be contacted if you are in need of advice or assistance.

The Welfare Rights Service is a small team within the Council's Area Managment Department.

We aim to:
  • provide free, independent, and confidential advice and information about all Social Security benefits and Tax Credits.
  • increase the take up of benefits for residents of Redcar & Cleveland Borough through the provision of advice, casework, campaigning, information, talks and training.

Getting in touch

  • Telephone the Advice Line on 01642 771166 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
  • Write to us at: Welfare Rights Unit, Redcar & Cleveland House, Kirkleatham Street, Redcar, TS10 1RT.
  • Email: welfare_rights@redcar-cleveland.gov.uk. Please supply basic details of the enquiry and a telephone contact number. We are only able to respond to requests from people who live in the borough of Redcar & Cleveland.
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Last updated:
1/27/2014

Assigned review date:
17/02/2015

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