Income Maximisation Advisers

Our Income Maximisation Advisers offer Aldwyck customers free confidential advice to help maximise your income; whether you are currently at work, receiving benefits or both. Between April 2016 and March 2017, the team supported 1,625 new and existing customers. So far in this financial year, they have supported 757 customers.

Income Maximisation AdvisersThe Advisers can help you with:

  • Backdating and challenging claims for benefits
  • Advice on and representations at welfare benefit appeals
  • Advice on benefit changes including bedroom tax, benefit cap and universal credit
  • Carrying out ‘better off’ calculations (for example, if you return to work, increase your working hours or take in a lodger).

You can reach the team by calling Customer Services on 0300 500 6262 or email

We have produced a  budget sheet  which you can use to calculate your finances on a weekly or monthly basis.