Benefits and Tax

Islington
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Islington Council website: has an overview of benefits and taxes, including housing benefit and council tax reduction.

Help On Your Doorstep: ensures vulnerable patients access appropriate services, including money management advice and benefits advice.

Citizens Advice Bureau: provides benefits advice services and factsheets for Islington people.
t: 0300 330 1197 (Mon-Fri 10am-4pm)

Department of Work and Pensions: information on benefit entitlements, Jobseeker's Allowance and tax credits‚Äč.

For support to navigate these services, patients can contact your Primary Care Network's Social Prescribing Link Worker.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • This welfare benefits information is specific to Islington residents
  • A Social Prescribing Link Worker can help non-Islington residents to find the most relevant information for them.

How to refer

Self-referral

Patients can phone or email the relevant service, using the contact details on the relevant website.
Currently face to face appointments are not available due to Covid-19.