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Benefit Fraud

The Department for Works and Pensions (DWP) says:

Help with Benefit Fraud at The Portland Centre

They use various methods to find Benefit thieves:

They are also implementing harsher sanctions and penalties to punish those who cheat the system. ALL GOOD – why should we pay for Benefit thieves?

But what if you have been accused or found guilty and are innocent? What then?

Solicitors cost a lot of money and your benefits have been stopped and you have to make massive repayments. Who can you turn to for justice?

At the Portland Centre, we will do everything we can to help you, if you are innocent or have been naive or have made an honest mistake.

This is how we will try to fight for your right to justice:

The Portland Centre Support Workers will not:

What next?

If you are in need of help, just call us on 01305 824333 or email us using our contact form or pop in to see a Portland Centre Staff member, to receive immediate assistance.