For information booklets, application forms and more information on social welfare services:
- Log on to 'www.welfare.ie'.
- Text to 51909 ( see details below).
- LoCall Information Line at 1890 66 22 44 (from the Republic of Ireland only) or +353 71 91 93313 (from Northern Ireland or overseas).
- Drop in to your local Social Welfare Office or Citizens Information Centre.
The rates charged for using 1890 (LoCall) numbers may vary among different service providers.
To request forms, text the form code followed by your name and address to 51909 (from the Republic of Ireland only). Standard text rates apply.
For example, if you wanted to request the Carer's Allowance form, text form cara Mary Murphy 1 New Street, Old Town, Co. Donegal.
|Social welfare payment or scheme
|Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance
|Child Benefit (Form CB1)
|Domiciliary Care Allowance
|Family Income Supplement
|Living Alone Increase
|One Parent Family Payment
|Respite Care Grant
|State Pension (Non-Contributory)
|State Pension (Contributory)
|Widow(er)s/Surviving Civil Partner's Contributory Pension
|Widow(er)s/Surviving Civil Partner's Non-Contributory Pension
Other useful booklets:
Homemakers SW 1
Guide to Voluntary Contributions SW 8
Maternity Benefit SW 11
Volunteer Development Workers SW 15
Giving Up Work Due To Ill-Health SW 20
Disability Allowance SW 29
Carer's Allowance SW 41
Carer's Benefit SW 49
Illness Benefit SW 119