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Benefits you could get

Information about the different benefits you could claim
Your situationBenefits you could get
If you are off work because you are sick for up to 28 weeks
If you have a disability or a long-term health problem

If you are caring for someone who is sick or disabled

(If you are a carer you need to check how claiming benefits may affect the benefits of the person you care for - seek specialist advice)

If you are having to manage on a low income and are under state pension age you may also qualify for:
If you are over state pension age
Universal Credit Universal Credit is being rolled out from October 2017 and will replace some of the above means-tested / income-related benefits for people under state pension age

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