Welfare Benefits Service (Merton)
If you cannot get the advice you need from the websites below, we may be able help, or if you are a pensioner who is housebound we can refer you to the Local Pension Service.
Merton Welfare Benefits Team offers local residents help and advice on the following benefits:
- Attendance Allowance
- Carers Allowance
- Child Tax Credit
- Council Tax Support
- Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
- Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
- Housing Benefit and Local Housing Allowance
- Income Support
- Local Welfare Support
- Pension Credit
- Personal Independence Payments (PIP)
- Social Fund loans and grants
- State Pension
- Working Tax Credit
We can also advise on services provided in the borough.
Who to contact
- Welfare Benefits Service, London Borough of Merton
Merton Civic Centre 2nd floor
- SM4 5DX
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Session Information
Monday to Friday
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Merton residents only.
For Families with Children with SEN and Disabilities, if urgent advice is required, a referral for a special assessment can be made by social workers or other professionals.
For people who have limited mobility we offer home visits. These are made by appointment and you will be visited by one of our visiting team
Database for children with SEN and disabilities and M Card