Benefits and other financial support

Disability-related benefits

Disability related benefits include Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance and Personal Independence Payment.

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    Disability Living Allowance for adults

    Disability Living Allowance for adults has been replaced by the benefit Personal Independence Payment.

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    Attendance Allowance

    You may be eligible for Attendance Allowance if you have reached State Pension age and have difficulty looking after yourself.

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    Personal Independence Payment

    Personal Independence Payment has replaced Disability Living Allowance for people aged 16 to State Pension age.

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    Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit

    You can claim this benefit if your job caused you to get a disease or to have an accident.

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    Help with toilet needs

    There are services and organisations that can help with toilet needs.

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    Keeping a diary

    Keeping a diary can help you complete a claims form for benefits that support people with a disability or illness.