Where can I find financial support or benefits for my disability?

If you have a disability you may be entitled to receive benefits, even if you are in employment. These benefits may include:

  • Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • Independent Living Fund (ILF)
  • Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit
  • Constant Attendance Allowance (CAA)

You can find out more information and support with applying for benefits by contacting:

  • The Benefit Enquiry Line (0800 882 200 or textphone 0800 243 355) or by using DirectGov’s online Benefits Adviser service
  • Citizens Advice Bureau
  • DASH (Disability Advice St Helens)
  • St Helens Coalition of Disabled People
  • Age UK
  • Disability Alliance UK