Benefits help and advice, including Council Tax Support and Housing Benefits. Tell us about changes in your circumstances, or find information about claims and overpayments.

Changes in your circumstances

Tell us about any changes in your circumstances to avoid it affecting your entitlement to housing benefits and/or Council Tax Support.

Household Support scheme

The Household Support scheme is available to residents of Blackburn with Darwen. The team can provide practical help and advice to support residents with the rising costs of food, energy and other household bills. Helping residents to consider ways to reduce outgoings and make your money go further.

Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs if you're on a low income or are not working.