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In this section you will find the Benefits Calculator and Grants Search tools and guidance on using them, including the information you will need
In this section you will find information about benefits and grants relevant to your situation.
Turn2us helps people in financial need gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through our partner organisations.
In this section you will find information on how you can get involved with supporting Turn2us and the work we do.
In this section you will find information aimed at charity fund providers and those working with people in financial need.
Asylum seekers who are granted refugee status, or given ‘Humanitarian Protection’ or ‘Discretionary Leave’, are able to claim benefits if they satisfy the usual conditions. See our guide on Refugees.
Asylum seekers who have had their application rejected and are waiting to leave the UK should contact one of the UK Visas and Immigration regional asylum support teams (link opens in a new window) if they need short-term support.
The Refugee Council, a charity that works with asylum seekers and refugees, can advise you further if your application for asylum has been rejected and you are destitute. See the information about their work with asylum seekers on the Refugee Council website ( link opens in a new window)
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