Help to claim

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

Call our dedicated helpline on 0800 144 8444

At Citizens Advice Calderdale we can support you to make a new claim for Universal Credit, from opening your account to receiving your first 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

If you’re not sure what help you need just get in touch and we can work out how we can support you.


Visit us every weekday morning from 10:00 to 1:00 at Customer First.




Call Freephone 0800 144 8444

You can find out more information on Universal Credit on our advice pages.