Help with Universal Credit

Where can I get help from?

There are a number of places you can get help to support you with your journey on Universal Credit.

On-line help and support

The Citizens Advice service offers a range of online support for your universal credit question - you can access this here or by typing "Universal Credit Citizens Advice" into Google search.

GOV.UK has a lot of information on it about Universal Credit

Face-to-face and telephone support

Citizens Advice is delivering Univeral Credit support drop-in sessions in locations across the Borough of Stockport to support people claim - find your closest location here.

Citizens Advice offer a free telephone service available on 0300 3309 075

SMBC offer information and advice services from its local advice centres.  More details on the location and opening times of these are available here.


Stockport Work Clubs


Tuesdays - 9am to 3pm

Bridgehall Community Centre, Siddington Avenue, Bridge Hall, Stockport, SK3 8NR.


Lancashire Hill

Wednesdays - 9am to 3pm

Stonemill Terrace, Lancashire Hill, Stockport, SK5 7RZ.



Thursdays - 10am to 4pm

Offerton Community Centre, Mallowdale Rd, Offerton, Stockport, SK2 5NX.

For more information about the Stockport MBC Work Clubs please email or telephone 07800 618439 or 07891 949413

Brinnington (Fresh Start)

Fridays 10am to 3pm

First House, 367 Brinnington Road, Brinnington, Stockport, SK5 8EN.

For further information about Fresh Start please contact Stockport Homes on 0161 474 2168