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Derbyshire Unemployed Workers' Centres (DUWC)

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Derbyshire Unemployed Workers' Centres provide free and independent welfare rights advice and representation, as well as campaigning for the rights of those who are unemployed, on a low income or who have been made sick, injured or disabled by their work.

Aim of our welfare rights service


To ensure that all those who are entitled to welfare benefits and credits are claiming the money that is rightfully theirs.

Summary of services provided


  • Benefit checks

  • Completion of claim forms

  • Liaising with DWP/Inland Revenue/Local Authorities

  • Representation at benefit tribunal

  • Take up campaigns

  • On-site redundancy advice

Benefits covered by our service


  • Disability Living Allowance

  • Attendance Allowance

  • Tax Credits

  • Incapacity Benefit

  • Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit

  • Housing Benefit

  • Council Tax Benefit

  • Social Fund

  • Income Support

  • Job Seekers Allowance

For more information, contact details and opening hours, please visit the Derbyshire Unemployed Workers' Centre website.




Contact Details

  • Derbyshire Unemployed Workers' Centres
  • Location 1 Rose Hill East, Chesterfield, S40 1NU
  • Telephone 01246 231441