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Where can I receive help to get a new mattress?

custardmac
custardmac Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited October 2021 in Benefits and financial support
Can anyone advises me. I am on universal credit and I don't wanted a budget loan but because of health risk I need to get a new mattress,dose anyone no where I can get help with this?   I have looked on the internet and I asks about help local assistance fund and I try free sites and did get mattress but it not good. So I in a pickcal.

Comments

  • Gaina
    Gaina Member Posts: 133 Pioneering
    Do you see a doctor about your health problems?

    I'd probably start with your health care professional to see if you can get a referral to an occupational therapist to find out exactly what your needs are.  Also, don't forget that anything you buy that's classed as a 'mobility aid' (including certain beds and mattresses) is often VAT exempt. ?
  • littleruthie123
    littleruthie123 Member Posts: 490 Pioneering
    I don't think you could get a matress worth a try though .and o.p can offer other things.I wasent allowed a matress .you could try free cycle. People offer lots for free and you can also ask for it too be gifted  good luck 

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