Disability, Sickness and Carers
Allowances and benefits if you are sick, disabled or caring for someone with a disability.
Benefits are complex. The following is a general guide to some benefits which families with disabled children who work or wish to work may need to be aware of.
Information on Carer's Allowance covering who may be able to claim and where to get further information.
An overview of benefits for disabled people.
Benefits if you care for a disabled person
Information for carers who may be able to claim Income Support
Information on when you might be able to claim Statutory Sick Pay.
Information on claiming Disability Living Allowance for children under 16
Information on Disability Living Allowance (DLA) and Personal Independence Payment (PIP)