Covid-19 and Activities

Health and disability related costs

Money and Benefits

City Connections | Health and wellbeing services in London's square mile

Help with health costs

If you claim certain benefits or have a low income, you may be able to get help to pay for:

  • Prescriptions
  • NHS dental charges.
  • Sight tests.
  • Vouchers towards the cost of glasses and contact lenses.
  • Sight tests.
  • Travel costs.
  • Wigs and fabric supports.
  • The person you care for may also be able to get help with their health costs.

Disability-related benefits

  • You or the person you care for may be entitled to help with the extra costs of being disabled or having a long-term health condition.
  • Attendance Allowance for help with personal care for people aged 65 or over.
  • Personal Independence Payment (PIP) to help with some of the extra costs caused by long-term ill-health or a disability.

Delivered by Age UK East London on behalf of The City of London Corporation

Get in touch

Here's how you can get in touch with The City Connections Service.
Our Head office: 82 Russia Lane, Bethnal Green E2 9LU
Phone number: 0203 957 9844

Contact form

Click here to fill in our contact form and will get back to you within 2 working days. This website is managed by Age UK East London, 82 Russia Lane, London, E2 9LU.

Registered charity number 1144535. Company number 7687015.
® Age UK East London 2019. All rights reserved.
Website built and hosted by Elemental Software 2020.