Money & Benefits

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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.