Money matters for 16-19 years
Information about benefits, help with childcare costs and direct payments.
More information on disability-related financial support can be found on the government's website. This includes information on:
- tax credits
If you are looking for extra financial support you can use a free benefits calculator to find out information about welfare benefits and if you are eligible to claim.
Information about direct payments for adults can be found on our main website.
Healthcare travel costs scheme
If you're referred to hospital or other NHS premises for specialist NHS treatment or diagnostic tests by your doctor, dentist or another health professional, you may be able to claim a refund of reasonable travel costs under the healthcare travel costs scheme.
If you are (or someone you live with is) blind or severely sight-impaired, you can get 50% off the cost of a TV licence. More information can be found on the .GOV website.