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Advice on benefit changes from your local authority

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Local authorities in Wales offer help and advice about benefits that maybe helpful to you.

Below are direct links to local authority websites offering advice (All external links):

Anglesey

Isle of Anglesey County Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01286 672255.

Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01495 350555.

Bridgend

Bridgend County Borough Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01656 643643.

Caerphilly

Caerphilly County Borough Council advice, benefits and emergencies web page. Telephone: 01443 815588.

Cardiff

Cardiff Council welfare reform webpage. Telephone: 029 2087 2000.

Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire County Council advice web page. Telephone: 01267 234567.

Ceredigion

Ceredigion County Council council tax and housing benefit page. Telephone: 01545 570881.

Conwy 

Conwy County Borough Council welfare reform web page. Telephone: 01492 574000.

Denbighshire

Denbighshire County Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01824 706000.

Flintshire 

Flintshire County Council benef its web page. Telephone: 01352 752121.

Gwynedd

Gwynedd Council benefits and advice web page. Telephone: 01286 672255.

Merthyr Tydfil

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01685 725000.

Monmouthshire

Monmouthshire County Council advice, benefits and council tax web page. Telephone: 01633 644644.

Neath Port Talbot

Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01639 763333.

Newport

Newport City Council benefits web page. Telephone: 01633 656656.

Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire County Council financial help and advice web page.Telephone: 01437 764551. For family advice, visit the Pembrokeshire Family advice services web page (External link).

Powys

Powys County Council advice and benefits page. Telephone: 01597 82 6000.

Rhondda Cynon Taf

Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council advice and benefits web page. Telephone: 01443 424000.

Swansea

City and County of Swansea Council benefit changes web page. Telephone: 01792 636000.

Local Swansea residents can get online to use the Debt Panic Button at any library in the local authority, where computers are available free of charge. The Debt Panic Button can be found at the Debt Panic Swansea website (External link).

Torfaen

Torfaen County Borough Council. Telephone: 01495 762200.

Vale of Glamorgan

Vale of Glamorgan Council benefits web page. Telephone: 01446 700111.

Wrexham

Wrexham County Borough Council Advice emergencies and benefits web page. Telephone: 01978  292000.