Useful Links

Websites that you may find useful.

  • Beginners Guide to Benefits - A government website that gives a step by step guide to benefits and who is entitled to them.
  • Benefits and Work - A paid membership based online advice service with market leading guidance and appeals resources to ESA and sickness/disability benefits. (Melvin is a member)
  • Careers Springboard Aylesbury - Self-help job club meeting weekly on Thursday evenings  during school term times. The programme follows a set term time agenda  developed over a number of years.
  • Direct Gov - Jobseekers - A government website that provides general job seeker information.
  • Direct Gov UK  Website - Home page of the government's website. 
  • Inland Revenue Website - This website provides information to help families and individuals with targeted financial support.
  • Inland Revenue Tax Credits - Tax Credits Online, 9 out of 10 families with children are entitled to tax credits. You don't need to have children to qualify. Visit the website to find out more.
  • Local Housing Allowance Direct Website - The LHA-Direct website has been developed to enable tenants renting accommodation from a private landlord to calculate the possible amount of Housing Benefit available to them from their Local Authority.
  • MK Citizens Advice Website - This link takes you to the Milton Keynes Citizens Advice website. The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.
  • Money Saving Expert - Website Money Makeover page of  the "celebrity" independent financial advisor Martin Lewis.
  • National Careers Service - Job seekers are entitled to three free of charge individual career development consultations. Careers Adviser Tom Bartlett recommends that you state you seniority and insist meeting with an adviser experienced in helping mid and senior level managers. Call 0800 1954 700  to book a meeting.
  • The Pension Service - The link page to the Direct Gov website pages about pensions.
  • Turn2Us Website - Turn2us is an independent charity that helps people access money available to them through welfare benefits, grants and other help. The site has been designed to help you navigate your way through the benefits system  and provides good information for self-employed and those starting a business.