Access to Work grant
An Access to Work grant can pay for practical support if you have a disability, health or mental health condition.
Find out more about an Access to Work grant.
Financial help if you're disabled
There's a wide range of disability-related financial support available, including benefits, tax credits, payments, grants and concessions.
You could get Attendance Allowance to help pay for personal care if you're physically or mentally disabled and you're aged 65 or over.
You could get Carer's Credit if you're caring for someone for at least 20 hours a week.
Check how Personal Independence Payment (PIP) affects you
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for people with a long-term health condition or disability aged 16 to 64.
Contact the Disability Benefits Centre
Get advice or information about a claim you've already made for:
- Disability Living Allowance
- Attendance Allowance
- Personal Independence Payment
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for adults
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is gradually being replaced by Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for people aged 16 to 64.
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) rates
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is paid at different rates depending on how your disability affects you.
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
If you're ill or disabled, Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) offers you help.
Incapacity Benefit is being replaced with Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).
If you're already getting Incapacity Benefit find out how this will affect you.
Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) helps with some of the extra costs caused by long-term ill-health or a disability if you're aged 16 to 64.
Financial Health Check
The Financial Health Check service offers money advice to older people and families.
It can show you how to make the most of your income and make sure that you're not paying more than you need to for basic services like gas, electricity and broadband.
It can help you find out:
- what benefits you can get
- how to save money on your bills
- what other money you may be entitled to
You can talk to Financial Health Check advisors by calling 0800 085 7145 or meeting them in person at your local Citizens Advice Bureau.