Benefits Advice

‘Citizens Advice: Benefits for People who are Sick or Disabled’ –

Benefits Calculators – an online tool to find out what benefits you can get –

Benefits and Work. This is a paid membership website. Breakthrough has access for people we are working with. The site contains useful free updates for non members –

Brief government guide to Personal Independence Payment (PIP) –

Detailed government guidance for organisations and people in support roles about claiming and administering PIP –

Disability Rights UK: Welfare Reform – factsheets for disabled claimants and their supporters –

Official government information on welfare benefits and how to claim them –

Personal Independence Payments, Easy Read guide (Disability Rights UK) –

The Disability Law Service factsheets on a range of issues –

UK Benefits Guide –

Welfare Rights Specialist – do you need one to one support and/or advice for a welfare rights issues, including benefits checks, form completion, medical assessment preparation, mandatory reconsiderations and appeals? If so contact Beth on telephone 0753 527 0985 or by email to for information about specialist welfare rights services and/or to book an appointment to discuss your needs.

Please note, this service is provided by an Independent Consultant and is not a Breakthrough service.