Benefits can help you or your loved one live more independently, have a regular job and access your local community.

Make sure you know what you're entitled to, how you can get it and how you can challenge decisions that are made about the support you can get if you don't think they're right.

You can get clear information on a range of disability and work related benefits below.  

How to get the support you need

Phone or email our Learning Disability Helpline team for guidance and information about what support we can offer you.

Or why not take a look at FamilyHub? This is our online community for parents and family carers of people with a learning disability, and is a place for sharing experiences, advice and support.

Ask our benefits experts

"Hello, we are Hannah and Danielle, Legal Caseworkers at Mencap.

We are here on FamilyHub to answer general questions on welfare benefits. Get in touch!"

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