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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 aimed at charity fund providers and those working with people in financial need.
In this section you will find information on how you can get involved with supporting Turn2us and the work we do.
As an asylum seeker you are not entitled to non-contributory benefits like Income Support and Housing Benefit (England, Scotland, Wales) or Housing Benefit (Northern Ireland).
Your status will not prevent you from claiming contributory benefits but asylum seekers are unlikely to have the required national insurance contributions to qualify for these benefits - and in the case of Jobseeker's Allowance, they are usually not permitted to work.
Find out what means-tested benefits you might be entitled to, including tax credits.
Look for funds that might be able to give you a grant and/or other types of help.
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