Benefits and other financial support

Benefits and your rights

The benefits system in the UK is complex and can be confusing. The benefits you may be entitled to depends on factors such as your age, your income and whereabouts in the UK you live. It's important to know your benefits rights, and find out who can help you to claim.

How cancer patients can claim benefits

How cancer patients can claim benefits

Sean, a Macmillan Benefits Adviser, talks about the benefits you might be entitled to if you have cancer. Call us on 0808 808 00 00 to find out more.

About our cancer information videos

Sean, a Macmillan Benefits Adviser, talks about the benefits you might be entitled to if you have cancer. Call us on 0808 808 00 00 to find out more.

About our cancer information videos

The Welfare Reform Act

There have been changes to the benefits system. There are a number of ways your benefits could be affected.

Macmillan Grants

Every week over 600 people receive a grant from Macmillan Cancer Support.