AdviceNow 'How to Win a PIP Appeal' Guide

This guide is for everybody who thinks the DWP made the wrong decision about their application for PIPRead more

Age UK Fact Sheets

Age UK provide free information and advice to help you on topics as diverse as claiming benefits to care homesRead more

Blue Badge Scheme

Blue Badge Scheme to identify disabled drivers or passengers eligible for parking in reserved spacesRead more

Care Funding Guidance for Self-Funders

A free and not for profit expert agency that will help you make the best decisions on how to pay for your care.Read more

Carers Allowance

Information on Carer’s Allowance and how to make a claim.Read more

Carers Allowance increase in April 2018

Benefit rates for disability benefits and premiums, Carer’s Allowance, and all carer’s elements and premiums will increase in April 2018.Read more

Carers Cards

Saves you money out and about and recognises your caring roleRead more

Carers UK Adviceline

Carers UK provide information and advice on benefits and tax credits, carers employment rights, carers’ assessments, the services available for carers, how to complain effectively and challenge decisions. Open Monday & Tuesday 10am to 4pm Phone 0808 808 7777Read more


Carersmart facilitates offers, benefits and discounts available exclusively for carers and people with care needs.Read more

Christians Against Poverty

Christians Against Poverty (CAP) is an award winning, national debt counselling charity offering free help and advice through a network of debt centres based in the local church.Read more

Citizen’s Advice (CAB)

Free, confidential and impartial advice around benefits, debt, relationships, housing, discrimination, healthcare, work, consumer, education, law and rights, tax and immigrationRead more

Citizens Advice Budgeting Tool

Use this Citizens Advice budgeting tool to help you understand what you’re earning and spending and where you might be able to cut costsRead more


Contact, the charity for families with disabled children. Contact support families, bring families together and help families take action for others.Read more

Cost of care tool

What's the cost of care in your area?Read more

DAIS (Disability Advice Independence and Support)

Independent advice and support service for disabled people run by disabled peopleRead more


Working to encourage integration and equality between deaf and hearing people in all areas of life. deafPLUS provide a range of services from advocacy to employment, equipment to information and advice.Read more

Disability Grants News

Information from 'Disability Grants’ on current grants and funding availableRead more

DWP Home Visit Assessments

A home visit can be arranged when there is medical evidence confirming a person cannot leave their home to attend an Assessment Centre to verify eligibility for some statutory entitlements. Assistance with form filling is also available.Read more

Entitled To

A benefits calculator to identify entitlement to contribution based benefits and means-tested benefits and eligibility to some associated benefits.Read more

Entitlements guide for new carers

Carers UK have a simple tool for carers who are new to the maze of benefits and entitlementsRead more

Family Fund

Family Fund provides grants to families on low incomes raising seriously ill or disabled children, and around a quarter of the grants they provide are for support towards a family holiday.Read more