Ben – Support for Life

Ben is a not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people and their families. As an independent charity, our tailored, holistic care and support services enable people to navigate life’s toughest challenges, empowering them to make lasting, positive change.

Last updated on 20 November 2019

Who is eligible?

If you work for, have worked for, or interact with the automotive industry, or you are a dependent of somebody who does, then you are eligible for Ben’s support. If you are unsure you can always call their free and confidential helpline to verify – 08081 311 333.

What we can't help with

The trust cannot help HGV or van drivers unless employed/formerly employed with an auto company such as Ford, The RAC, BMW, etc. The Trust does not help taxi drivers, coach drivers or driving instructors. The Trust cannot assist with property repairs, education costs, or private medical costs.

How to apply?

Call our free, confidential helpline today.

Other information

Ben also offers support with mental health and wellbeing, counselling and advice on issues such as disability rights and domestic abuse. Here are a few things that Ben offers to people in the automotive industry:

  • Information, advice and guidance on maintaining good mental health
  • Counselling, cognitive behavioural therapy and other therapies
  • Support for carers of people with long-term conditions
  • Dementia care services
  • Help with a Disabled Facilities Grant application
  • Rights and help understanding the Care Act
  • Support with family / relationship breakdown
  • Help to deal with domestic abuse
  • Home Care services and residential homes

Visit the website for more information:

Contact details

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