Dumfries and Galloway Council

Provide help claiming benefits and financially assessing care charges to individuals from all backgrounds in Dumfries & Galloway

Services provided:

The Financial Inclusion and Welfare Support Team (FIWS) are a group of Council staff that have been specially trained to give benefit advice. They work jointly with staff from the Department for Work and Pensions

The team can help with:

To get more information on any of the services provided by the FIWS phone direct on 030 33 33 3008 (low cost number) or email fiwsreferrals@dumgal.gov.uk

Using these contact details you can arrange an appointment with staff from the FIAT at home or the following offices:

Annan – Town Hall, High Street, Annan DG12 6AQ
Dumfries – Carruthers House, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2HP
Kirkcudbright – Daar Road, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4AJ
Stranraer – Library, Stranraer, DG9 7JJ.



Carruthers House
English Street
Current Line Manager - Non NHS
Dumfries and Galloway
United Kingdom

Phone: 030 33 33 3008
Website: http://www.dumgal.gov.uk/article/15927/Benefit-advice
Email: fiwsreferrals@dumgal.gov.uk

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