Bereavement Service

People across the UK dealing with the difficult situation of the death of a relative will be able to check if they’re eligible for help with funeral costs or for other benefits in just one phone call.

Contact

Telephone
08456 060265
Website
http://www.dwp.gov.uk

Venue

Venue address
National

Service Details

Additional Information
We will: · collect all the information needed about the deceased, irrespective of which benefits they were entitled to, · carry out a quick eligibility check to find out which of 12 different benefits the surviving partner or next of kin may be entitled to, and · take claims for Bereavement Benefit and Social Fund Funeral Payments over the telephone.
Age Range Details
Run by Pension service but open to all