Claiming benefits

It's important to make sure that you get all the help you're entitled to.

You may be entitled to financial help from the Government if you:

  • Are on a low income or looking for work.
  • Are ill or have disabilities.
  • Are aged 60 or over.
  • Have dependent children.
  • Are pregnant or have recently had a baby.
  • Are caring for someone.
  • Have been bereaved.

Check what you’re entitled to using .GOV's benefit entitlement calculator.