Help to Claim UC

We'll support you in the early stages of your Universal Credit application, from the application to your first full payment.

Do you need help to make a new Universal Credit claim?

Citizens Advice Isle of Wight can support you to make a new claim for Universal Credit, from opening your account to receiving your first full payment.

Our trained advisers can help you to:

  • Set-up your Universal Credit account
  • Complete your claim to-dos
  • Verify your identity
  • Make sure you're providing the right evidence to the Jobcentre
  • Understand what Universal Credit will mean for you

For more information on how we can help, call us on 0800 144 8 444, or you can find your nearest face to face service at citizensadvice.org.uk/helptoclaim

You can find more information on Universal Credit on our public site