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Disability Awareness Day

  • 11/07/2016
  • Author:bridgetmccall

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Find out how Turn2us resources can help you if you have a disability and are struggling financially

Young man who uses a wheelchair

Disability Awareness Day was held across the UK yesterday. The annual event includes a large disability exhibition in Warrington which aims to show what disabled people can do throughout life and work.

Many people with disabilities use Turn2us services. Find out more about our resources and how they can help you if you have a disability and are struggling financially.

Your situation: Illness, injury and disability

You may find the information in the Ill, Injured or Disabled section of our website useful. This includes information on Personal Independence Payment and Employment and Support Allowance

The Your situation information section has resources to help you if you are also struggling with other life situations, such as help with housing costs and bringing up a child. There is also a carers information section.

Turn2us Benefits Calculator

You can use our free Benefits Calculator to check your entitlements to welfare benefits, tax credits and other help.

Turn2us Grants Search

To find out what help may be available from grant-giving charities, you can use the Turn2us Grants Search which contains details of over 3,000 charitable funds.

Find an Adviser

You can also use our Find an Adviser tool to find face-to-face advice in your local area.

Source: Disability Awareness Day website

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