Benefits and other financial support

Disability-related benefits

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

  • Disability Living Allowance for adults

    Disability Living Allowance has been replaced by the benefit Personal Independence Payment for adults.

  • Attendance Allowance

    You may be eligible for Attendance Allowance if you are aged 65 or over and have difficulty looking after yourself.

  • Personal Independence Payment

    Personal Independence Payment has replaced Disability Living Allowance in England, Scotland and Wales for people aged 16–64 with a long-term disability.

  • Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit

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

  • Help with toilet needs

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

  • Keeping a diary

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