Specialist Advice

We work in partnership with a number of organisations to offer advice to specific groups.

Here is information on our current projects and how to get in touch with them:

  • Get help applying for Universal Credit

Our Help to Claim service can support you in the early stages of your Universal Credit claim, from the application, through to your first payment.

Help to Claim is a dedicated service from Citizens Advice.

It’s free, independent and confidential.

For online help and advice visit: citizensadvice.org.uk/helptoclaim

Or call our Help to Claim FREE phone service:

0800 144 8 444    8am to 6pm

  • DASWAC – Devon Advice Service for Working Age Carers

DASWAC can be accessed by carers when they have a carer’s needs assessment through Devon Carers (contacted on 08456 434435).

    • Exeter and District Kidney Patients Association (EDKPA)

    We work in partnership with EDKPA to offer benefits advice to kidney patients. Contact EDKPA to make an appointment.

    • Macmillan/FORCE Cancer Charity Project

    Force Cancer Charity LogoCitizens Advice Exeter is working in partnership with Macmillan and Force Cancer Charity to offer benefits advice to people with cancer, their families and carers.

    • Healthwatch Devon

    Full information is on the Healthwatch Devon page.

    • Quids for Kids

    Full information is on the Quids for Kids page of the Citizens Advice Devon website

    • Support for Ukraine

    Help and support Ukrainian people in the Uk iwth income maximisation and benefit claims.


    • Foodbank Pilot Partnership

    Wednesday morning advice and information session held at Exeter Foodbank

    • Children’s Centre Projects 

    This service provides advice for users of Children’s Centres in Devon, offering  free income maximisation, benefit applications and financial management.