Where are we?
Barton Neighbourhood Centre
Underhill Circus

We are situated in the centre of Barton, just off the Headington Roundabout.

By bus: number 8 bus from Oxford City. The bus stops just past the centre.
By car:  There is parking at the back of the building


Twitter: OCWA13
Facebook: Barton Welfare Rights

Annual Report 15-16.pdf
Annual report 16-17.pdf
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Barton Advice Centre

Drop in (for residents in the OX3 City boundary area only)

Monday - 10am until 1pm


Tuesday - 9am - 4pm

Wednesday - 9am - 4pm

Thursday - 9am - 4pm

Friday - 9am - 4pm

Telephone advice (for ALL Oxford City residents)

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm 

Residents outside of Oxford City requiring advice should contact the Oxfordshire Specialist Advice Service on 01865 410660

Oxfordshire Welfare Rights (Appointments by referral only)

Consultancy Telephone Service (for agencies only)

Tuesday - 10am - 1pm

Wednesday - 10am - 1pm

Thursday - 10am - 1pm


For telephone advice or to make an appointment please call us on 01865 744165. For appointments we will normally ask that you attend a drop in first.

  • AQS

    OCWA hold the Advice Quality Standard for welfare benefits and debt advice. We are audited every two years to ensure the advice we give and service we provide continues to be of a high standard.

    We are members of AdviceUK and our debt work is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Oxfordshire Community Work Agency

A Company limited by Guarantee and Registered in England and Wales. Reg. No. 1785651 Registered Office as above. Charity Reg. No. 1049343

Principal funders: Oxford City Council. Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority No.675533

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