Publications: Rights and benefits
Please note that, as the benefits system is changing,
we've temporarily removed many of these information
If we haven't answered your question - or you'd like to check you receive all benefits you're entitled to - call our helpline 0808 800 0303.
We're updating all of our information sheets on benefits and
will publish the new ones in early summer 2013.
For the most up-to-date information on benefits:
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An information sheet giving an overview of the benefits
available for people with Parkinson's and carers
An information sheet about Attendance Allowance, a benefit for
people aged 65 or over who need help with personal care or
An information sheet explaining who qualifies for Carer's
Allowance and how to claim
An information sheet explaining who qualifies for Council Tax
Benefit and how to claim
An information sheet about Disability Living Allowance, a
benefit for people with long-term health problems who have
difficulties with walking outdoors or everyday tasks
An information sheet about Employment and Support Allowance, a
benefit you may be eligible for if your ability to work is limited
by ill health or disability
An information sheet looking at the rights of people with
mobility problems, with details of organisations and schemes that
can help with travel needs
An information sheet about Housing Benefit, who qualifies and
how to claim
An information sheet about Incapacity Benefit, paid to some
people who are unable to work because they are ill or disabled
An information sheet about Income Support, paid to some people
who are unable to work because they are ill or disabled
An information sheet looking at types of insurance and useful
An information sheet about Jobseeker's Allowance, a benefit for
people who are unemployed or working less than 16 hours a week and
are seeking work.
An information sheet looking at possible cost exemptions for
some services from the NHS and Health Service
An information sheet about Pension Credit, a means-tested
benefit for people aged 60 or over
An information sheet about the Social Fund, a government fund
that makes financial payments to people in need
An information sheet with sources of financial advice and
An information sheet about Working Tax Credit, a payment to top
up the earnings of working people on low incomes
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