Useful information on Social Security benefits relevant to people in paid employment, people who are unable to work and people who are in retirement

The information contained within the following Fact Sheets provides an overview on important and topical issues relating to Social Security benefits and entitlements relevant to people who are living in Wolverhampton. The details should not be treated as an authoritative statement of the law. The details may be subject to change by new regulation and/or case law. Do seek further information and advice as necessary. If you have any concerns about the validity of the information provided, then please do email us at and we will be happy to clarify matters.

Note: Please note that work on the following should be completed by Spring 2022: 

  • Fact Sheet 5 - Benefits for those who are Unable to Work Due to Ill-health or Disablement
  • Fact Sheet 6 - Benefits and Carers
  • Fact Sheet 9 - Volunteering and Benefits