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Raising awareness and take up of benefits

Public Leaflets

 

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Documents

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Pb1 WHAT WE DO

It does what is says in the title!

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Pb10 THE BENEFIT SYSTEM AND YOUR CHILD

Simple guide to benefits for children (aged 0-15) with special needs/disabilities

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Pb11 THE BENEFIT SYSTEM AND DISABLED PEOPLE

A guide to benefits for young people (aged 16 and above) with special needs/disabilities

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Pb12 WHAT AM I ENTITLED TO?

A guide to benefits for adults (aged 16-65) with a disability, long-term illness or special needs

Pb12A WORK, LEARNING DISABILITY AND BENEFITS

A brief guide to benefits when working for people with learning disabilities

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Pb13 55 PLUS

Outline of benefits for people aged 55 or over
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Pb14 WORKING OR VOLUNTEERING AND BENEFITS

A guide for disabled people to the beneift implications of working or volunteering

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Pb15 - USERS OF RESPITE CARE

This factsheet refers to how Personal Independence Payments (PIP), Disability Living Allowance (DLA) and Attendance Allowance are affected by periods in short term or temporary Care accommodation
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Pb18 ATTENDANCE ALLOWANCE - THE QUALIFYING RULES

A simple list of the main qualifying rules and what they mean

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Pb19 DISABILITY LIVING ALLOWANCE FOR PEOPLE 16+

This leaflet is for information only
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Pb19A DISABILITY LIVING ALLOWANCE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 16 - THE QUALIFYING RULES

A simple list of the main qualifying rules for both the Care and Mobility Components for children under 16
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Pb20ESA REFUSED EMPLOYMENT AND SUPPORT ALLOWANCE AND YOU WANT TO APPEAL - WHAT TO CLAIM

This is for clients, to advise them what to claim when their Employment and Support Allowance is suspended pending an Employment and Support Allowance appeal.
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Pb22 QUICK GUIDE TO BENEFITS FOR CARERS

A simple guide to what can be claimed specifically by carers
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Pb25 EXTRA HELP IF YOU ARE AGED 65 & OVER

A simple guide to the range of allowances available to people - men or women - when they reach 65, to supplement or complement state and occupational pensions
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Pb29 AA - A RISKY BUSINESS!

The dangers to disabled people - and their carers - of asking for a review of their Attendance Allowance claim

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Pb29 CHILD - A RISKY BUSINESS!

The dangers to disabled people - and their carers - of asking for a review of their child’s Disability Living Allowance claim

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Pb29 DLA - A RISKY BUSINESS!

This leaflet is intended to alert you if you currently receive Disability Living Allowance, but you are thinking about asking for a review for either a higher rate, or a different component
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Pb29 DLA 65+ - A RISKY BUSINESS!

The dangers to disabled people - and their carers - of asking for a review of their Disability Living Allowance claim if they are aged 65 or over

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Pb29 PIP - A RISKY BUSINESS!

This factsheet provides information and advice for people who are considering asking the DWP for a higher level or extra rate of PIP because they think their care and/or mobility needs have increased.
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Pb30 FOSTER CARERS, SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS and TAX CREDITS

Details the effect on benefits of foster caring, especially the impact of a fee-based scheme