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Further help and advice
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council is currently working with Basingstoke First Point to offer advice on welfare reform and money advice.

We are providing a free advice service on welfare reforms, information and basic debt and money advice to clients. Appointments are available Tuesday mornings with our partner agency, Basingstoke First Point. If you would like an appointment please contact Basingstoke First Point on 01256 423805.

Basingstoke First Point also offers a drop-in service between 10am to 2pm every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at The Orchard, White Hart Lane, Basingstoke, RG21 4AF.

For more information visit Basingstoke First Point's website.

Help with budgeting/find out what benefits you are entitled to and how much better off in work you would be.
Use the budgeting tool to record your households income and expenditure to assist you with budgeting and managing your finances. You can use the budgeting tool to find out what benefits you may be entitled to and how much better off in work you would be.

Where to go for more information

If you would like to find out more about how the welfare reforms will affect you or would like further help or advice on dealing with the impact of the welfare reforms, you can:

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Benefits team

If you have an enquiry about benefits, send a message to the Benefits Team

Telephone: 01256 844844
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  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Thursday
    8.30am to 5pm
    8.30am to 4.30pm