If you are unemployed or on a low income you may be able to claim benefits. Housing Benefit can help towards your rent. Council Tax Support can help you pay your Council Tax bill. Find out what other benefits you may be entitled to and where to go for money advice. With the introduction of Universal Credit, Housing Benefit is not now available to all residents, depending on your circumstances you might need to claim Universal Credit instead. Please click on the 'Universal Credit' link below for further information.