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Basic benefits (6th February)

Thu 6 February, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

A session explaining the key benefits for people who are ill, disabled or caring.

Duration: 1 week

Who is this course for?
Carers who are not currently accessing any welfare benefits, or carers who have recently had a change of circumstances.

Weekly Breakdown

In this session:

    • Learn about benefits that may be applicable to the person you care for.
    • Learn about benefits that may be applicable to you as a carer.
    • Get more information on how to apply for relevant benefits.

Key benefits such as Personal Independence Payments (PIP) , Disability Living Allowance (DLA), Attendance Allowance (AA), Carers Allowance, Employment Support Allowance (ESA) and Council Tax exemptions.

What carers will get from this course
Information on welfare benefits entitlements for themselves and the people they support.

Details

Date:
Thu 6 February, 2020
Time:
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

VOCAL
Phone:
0131 622 6666
Email:
kdouglas@vocal.org.uk

Venue

Edinburgh Carers’ Hub
60 Leith Walk
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND EH6 5HB
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Website:
www.vocal.org.uk

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