Welfare Rights Service

How to Access the Service

Bluesci Mental Health Welfare Rights Service  provides a “one stop” benefits advice and support service for  individuals needing to navigate the complex benefits and welfare system.

This includes completing applications, navigating and engaging with services around an individual’s benefits, and supporting/ attending with clients to appeals and assessment appointments. The service is a resource for Social Prescribers, Wellbeing Practitioners, Mental Health practitioners Trafford Housing Welfare Support Team and Trafford Hubs.
To refer someone to this serve click the “make a referral button” and submit the completed online form
We know how difficult it can be to get along with the benefits system, and the toll it can take on your mental health and wellbeing.

Bluesci Mental Health Welfare Rights Service is a one-stop benefits advice and support service for people needing to navigate the complex benefits and welfare system. The service is a resource for Trafford residents, Social Prescribers, Wellbeing Practitioners, Mental Health practitioners, Trafford Housing Welfare Support Team, and Trafford Hubs.
Check the guides below to find the right support for you or the person you are referring.

Are you a professional working with people facing difficulty accessing benefits?

We are dedicating to raising the level of knowledge about benefits, and the capacity to support people with benefits issues, across the whole social prescribing work force in Trafford.

We regularly run training sessions aimed at any staff or volunteers who feel they may benefit from knowing more about the benefits system. Check below for details of our upcoming training.

If you ever have an queries and you aren’t sure what to do about them or how to get help, don’t hesitate to contact us at mike@bluesci.org.uk or call/text 07445817485.

For more information or if you have any queries please contact Mike Croft Bluesci MH Welfare Rights Worker

Mobile 07445 817485

Email: mike@bluesci.org.uk