Help & advice

Your Benefit Section works very closely with several local bodies to ensure that you get prompt and accurate advice. These include: 

Derbyshire Districts Citizens Advice Bureau (based in the Town Hall)

The Citizens Advice Bureau provides a free, confidential and independent advice service. They have offices in Matlock and outreach sessions in Ashbourne and Bakewell:

Derbyshire County Council Welfare Benefits Information and Advice Team

The team offers comprehensive advice about a range of entitlements:

Other places to get help

You can also get free impartial and confidential advice on a range of money issues from:

A helpline that provides free confidential and independent advice on how to deal with debt problems.

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A debt charity

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