Make the call

Make the call and a Benefit Advisor will provide a full assessment of your entitlements. Speak to a local Benefit Advisor on 0800 232 1271 (only available in Northern Ireland). The 'Make the Call' line is operational from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).

 

Government Departments

The Executive Office - 028 9052 8400

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs - 0300 200 7852

Department for Communities - 028 9082 9000

Department of Education - 028 9127 9279

Department for the Economy -  028 9052 9900

Department of Finance - 028 9185 8111

Department for Infrastructure - 028 9054 0540 

Department of Health - 028 9052 0500

Department of Justice - 028 9076 3000

 

 

Useful information from NI Direct

NI Direct Home page

The Bereavement Service - 0800 085 2463

Caring and support services for carers

Benefits and concessions in retirement 

Health and well-being in retirement

Care at home and in the community 

Managing your affairs and enduring power of attorney

Nominating a helper to collect benefits or a pension for you

Personal and stakeholder pensions

Retirement planning

State pension

Tax in retirement 

Workplace pensions 

 

Other useful links

Age NI - 0808 808 7575

Age Sector Platform - 028 9031 2089

Action on Hearing Loss - 028 9023 9619

Advice NI - 028 9064 5919

Alzheimer's Society - 028 9066 4100

Arthritis Care Northern Ireland - 028 9078 2940

British Red Cross - 028 9073 5350

Carers Northern Ireland - 028 9043 9843

Carers Trust - 0844 800 4361

Citizens Advice - 028 9023 6522

Chinese Welfare Association - 028 9028 8277

Cruse Bereavement Care - 0844 477 9400

Dementia NI - 028 9068 6768

Disability Action - 028 9029 7880

Engage with Age - 028 9073 5696

Equality Commission for Northern Ireland - 028 9050 0600 

Housing Rights Service - 028 9024 5640

Labour Relations Agency - 028 9032 1442

Linking Generations Northern Ireland - 028 9181 3022

Mencap - 028 9069 1351

Mindwise - 028 9040 2323

Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People (NICCY) - 028 9031 1616

Northern Ireland Housing Executive - 034 4892 0900

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission - 028 9024 3987

Northern Ireland Ombudsman - 028 9023 3821

Northern Ireland Policing Board - 028 9040 8500 

Northern Ireland Social Care Council - 028 9536 2600

Patient Client Council - 0800 917 0222

Police Service of Northern Ireland - Crime Prevention - 101 (non emergency number)

Public Health Agency - 0300 555 0114

Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority - 028 9051 7500

Rights 4 Seniors - 028 9064 5919

Samaritans - 028 9066 4422

Social Security Agency

St Vincent de Paul - 028 9035 1561

Stronger Together - 028 9023 1381

The Rainbow Project - 028 9031 9030

The Salvation Army - 028 9067 5000

Tax Help for Older People - 0845 601 3321

U3A NI

Victim Support NI - 028 9024 3133

Volunteer Now - 028 9023 2020

Which? Elderly Care - 01992 822800

Women's Resource and Development Agency - 028 9023 0212