Benefits advice and training for professionals

How to refer a client to the welfare rights team and details of benefits training courses for professionals.

If you work with clients in Croydon and would like to refer them to the welfare rights team, please complete our referral form and return it to us. We can provide help with a range of issues, including benefits, money and debt.

Refer a client to the welfare rights team

Download the welfare rights team client referral form (Word, 45 KB)

Welfare rights team
Telephone: 020 8726 000
Email: welfare.rights@croydon.gov.uk

Croydon Council
Bernard Weatherill House
8 Mint Walk, Croydon
CR0 1EA

Welfare rights training courses

We can provide training to statutory or voluntary groups in Croydon. Training can be provided to small or large groups on the following subjects:

  • benefits for beginners
  • Pension Credits
  • Housing Benefit
  • Council Tax Support
  • Disability Living Allowance and Personal Independence Payments
  • Employment Support Allowance
  • Universal Credit

These courses range from full day sessions to bite size sessions of 2 to 3 hours. Rates are very competitive. For further details please contact the welfare rights team.