Disability benefits
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Disability benefits

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  • Carer's allowance
    RSS Feed 316 discussions 2K replies Most recent: carers allowance taken from universal credit. by dpmw January 27
  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

    Get advice and tips on ESA benefits.

    Do you have questions about Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)? Ask our community by starting a new discussion, or join an existing one below.
    RSS Feed 3.8K discussions 26.1K replies Most recent: ESA and carers allowance by Jo00 January 27
  • PIP, DLA and AA

    Advice on all issues relating to Personal Independence Payment (PIP), Disability Allowance (DLA) and Attendance Allowance (AA).

    Applying for PIP for the first time, or in the process of transferring from DLA? Need advice prior to attending your PIP assessment, or for appealing against the result of a recent PIP claim? Many of our community members have gone through the process already and can help you navigate your way through the system.
    RSS Feed 10.4K discussions 83K replies Most recent: Will my pip stop if I ask for MR? by fizzy123 12:51AM
  • Universal Credit
    Universal Credit is replacing the current system of earnings replacement means-tested benefits and tax credits. You can ask questions and discuss Universal Credit here - such as the eligibility, how to claim and the interview process.
    RSS Feed 1.3K discussions 10.3K replies Most recent: Transferring to UC from IR ESA by woodbine January 27
  • What benefits am I entitled to?

    If you’re not sure what benefits you or someone you care for is entitled to, start here.

    PIP, DLA, ESA, carer’s allowance... disability benefits can seem very confusing when you first approach them. If you’re not sure what you’re entitled to, Scope’s benefits calculator is a good place to start. If you’re still not sure, start a discussion to get advice from people who’ve been there.
    RSS Feed 953 discussions 5.1K replies Most recent: Letting people know about mixed age couples and benefits by auntiep69 January 27