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Raising awareness and take up of benefits

Public Leaflets

 

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Documents

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Pb32 LIVING TOGETHER AS PARTNERS [CO-HABITATION]

The facts not the myth about what constitutes co-habitation and advises what to do if challenged

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Pb34 ADOPTION AND BENEFITS

Brief but comprehensive summary of the effect on benefits of adopting a child.
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Pb35 COUNCIL TAX, DISABLED PEOPLE & THEIR CARERS

How disabled people and carers can significantly reduce their Council Tax bill. This leaflet shines a light on an area poorly publicised and therefore poorly taken up

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Pb36 BENEFITS AND LEAVING LOCAL AUTHORITY CARE

Some care leavers can claim benefits, some cannot. This leaflet outlines who can claim and which benefits.

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Pb38 MEETING HEALTH COST - PRESCRIPTIONS

Easy guide to the various ways to meet prescription costs

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Pb43 CARERS ALLOWANCE

The one benefit for carers explained in brief

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Pb55 NHS FULLY-FUNDED CONTINUING HEALTHCARE & YOUR BENEFITS

Outlines the impact on Social Security benefits for people receiving continuing healthcare funding from the NHS, either in their own homes or in a Residential Care or Nursing Home

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Pb6 A GUIDE TO TARIFF INCOME

Handy guide to Tariff Income which applies to all benefits - includes a Ready Reckoner

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Pb64 PERMITTED WORK

A clear explanation of the rules that allow ESA claimants and others to work whilst claiming benefit
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Pb68 PENSION CREDIT

Short briefing on this top-up to pensions benefit

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Pb72 MOTABILITY

The Government-backed charity that provides a car or other mobility aids

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Pb76 PREGNANCY / YOUNG PARENTS AND BENEFITS - A QUICK GUIDE

Simple guide to benefits that can be claimed when pregnant or had the baby

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Pb77 AGED UNDER 16 PREGNANT / HAD A BABY? BENEFITS AND TAX CREDITS

Deals with the peculiar benefits position of girls aged under 16 who are pregnant or have just had a baby

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Pb81 YOUV’E LODGED AN APPEAL – WHAT HAPPENS NEXT!

WWRAS’s guide to the appeal process

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Pb86 WHAT TO DO IF YOU FAIL TO ATTEND A MEDICAL ASSESSMENT

This leaflet explains what you can do if you fail to attend an ESA medical assessment 

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Pb87 THE 13 STEPS

A quick guide to benefits for you and your child/young person at special school

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Pb88 INDUSTRIAL INJURIES DISABLEMENT BENEFIT – Guide to the Appeals process

Simple guide to Industrial Injuries Benefit

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Pb8ESA ILL? CLAIMING BENEFITS?

User-friendly guide to completing the Limited Capability for Work Assessment for Employment and Support Allowance

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Pb91 A QUICK GUIDE TO PERSONAL INDEPENDENCE PAYMENTS

The main features of Personal Independence Payments - PIP

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Pb92 A QUICK GUIDE TO UNIVERSAL CREDIT

Universal Credit outlined (very) briefly