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Before contacting us directly, you may be able to find the information you need below:

If you need to contact a Royal Greenwich service directly, please use the details below.

For benefits advice or a free benefits check:

Welfare Rights Service

Public Advice Line: 020 8921 6375

Textphone number: 18001 020 8921 6375

Online form: Welfare Rights enquiry form

To claim housing benefit or council tax support, or to check on the progress of a claim:

Advice and Benefits team

The Woolwich Centre,
35 Wellington Street,
London SE18 6HQ

Telephone: 020 8921 4900

Email: benefits@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

For information about or to apply for free school meals, school clothing grants or help with school journeys:

Pupil Benefits

The Woolwich Centre,
35 Wellington Street,
London SE18 6HQ

Telephone: 020 8921 2530

Email: pandsbenefits@royalgreenwich.gov.uk