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Latest WWRAS News

Money Mentor Breakthrough Programme

Breakthrough is a partnership project designed to offer support for vulnerable people across Coventry and Warwickshire who are unemployed or economically inactive to help them with everyday problems, adapt to change, gain new skills that boost self-esteem, confidence and wellbeing.

Click Here to find out more.

Latest Training Programme April - December 2017

Our Training Programme for April to December 2017 is now here.  Click Here to find out more.

Latest Annual Report available

To view our latest Annual Report and presentation given by Professor Christina Beatty from Sheffield Hallam University (The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research) - Click Here

NEW Benefits Enquiry Line number

Our Benefits Enquiry Line number has changed (back to the old number) - Click Here to find out more

What to do if your DLA is about to stop as PIP is introduced - Click Here!

This leaflet outlines the process for those who are currently on DLA, but who will be moving to PIP - See our leaflet Pb95 DLA-2-PIP

Well-run agency with bags of impact seeks Treasurer! Contact WWRAS at info@wwras.org.uk

Warwickshire Welfare Rights Advice Service is looking for a new Treasurer.  We are a well-run organisation, the county leader in welfare rights support, with an excellent record of making a positive impact on individuals, partner agencies and the local economy.  If you are interested have a chat with our Chief Executive Mark Stanyer by e-mailing him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  .

Got a PIP Appeal, need representation and live in Warwickshire? Contact us at info@wwras.org.uk

Got a PIP appeal, need representation and live in Warwickshire?  Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  .

Latest WWRAS News

  • (Sept 2016) Click Here for the amended version of Pb92 A Quick Guide to Universal Credit
  • (May 2016) Click Here for the benefit rates for PIP/DLA/AA, weekly & 4-weekly, for each component and combination of components, for 2016-17
  • (April 2016) Benefit Rates Chart for 2016/17 now available
  • (April 2016) Take a look at our latest Spring 2016 Benefits Newletter
  • (March 2016) Our Training Programme for April to December 2016 is now available. To take a look at the latest available courses - along with our new course Challenging Decisions - click Here
  • (Dec 2015) Our Training Programme for January to April 2016 is now available. To take a look at the latest available courses - along with our new course Working Age Benefits - click Here
  • (Nov 2015) WWRAS has regular mailouts of information and guidance for frontline staff.  Email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to be added to our mailshot distribution list
  • (Nov 2015) Take a look at our Spring and Autumn 2015 Benefits Newsletters
  • (Oct 2015) Benefit Rates Chart updated for October changes
  • (Oct 2015) We have a new date for the Disabled into Work Seminar - 19/11/2015 - Follow the link to Book a place
  • (Oct 2015) Do you want more information about Young Parents & Benefits - then our course being held on 10/12/2015 is for you - Follow the link to Book a place
  • (Sept 2015) Popular Take-Up Worker leaves for pastors new! Anne Richardson who worked mainly with Children's Centre referrals has left to pursue a career in the church.  She was an indefatigable defender of her clients' (welfare) rights and will be much missed by clients and colleagues alike.  Her successor will be in post by mid-December
  • (May 2015) WWRAS launches new service for public: PIP Appeal Line for those who have had an unfavourable PIP decision. PIP BEL line is open Tuesdays/Thursdays 2-4pm on 024 7635 4034
  • See WWRAS' latest Annual Report outlining the impressive work done in the last full accounting year
  • WWRAS breaks £4million barrier in unclaimed benefits!
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