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DLA and housing benefit

Beckys_48
Beckys_48 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited July 2018 in PIP, DLA, and AA
I am asking on behalf of my son Chris who has a left sided hemiplegia and some learning difficulties. He is in reciept of DLA and earns £541 a month working part time. He has been told he is not entitled to housing benefit. He lives in Brighton - can this be right? He needs to find somewhere else to live by the end of August and I cant find anything that he could afford to rent on his income.

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