Welfare benefits

How to get help with benefits.

Benefits overview

If you are off work because you are sick for up to 28 weeks

If you have a disability or a long-term health problem

If you are caring for someone who is sick or disabled

(If you are a carer you need to check how claiming benefits may affect the benefits of the person you care for - seek specialist advice)

If you are having to manage on a low income and are under state pension age you may also qualify for:
If you are over state pension age
Universal Credit

Benefits calculators(opens in a new window)(Opens in a new window) allow you (or someone on your behalf) to enter information about yourself online and find which benefits are available to you. 

Page last updated: 10/06/2019 11:52