Benefits and Support that may apply to you.

The details below are from the Independent Age Charity. They provide free and impartial advice on the issues that matter to the elderly. For those that have access to a computer, they have a Benefits checker which can cut through the hassle. They also have a Helpline 0800 319 6789 for those without a computer and can issue hard copy leaflets and fact sheets. Click underlined for advice.

Pension Credit. 

Carer’s Allowance.

Disability benefits.

Help with health costs.

Help with housing costs.

Help with your Council Tax. 

Grants and loans if you’re on a low income.

Benefits in hospital and care homes.