Can I get Help with health costs?
You will qualify for full help with health costs if you get:
Some people may qualify for help whatever their income.
For example, you can get free prescriptions if you:
You can also get free prescriptions and dental treatment if you:
NHS Low Income Scheme
If you have difficulty in meeting your health costs but you do not qualify for full help through entitlement to one of the benefits listed above, you may if you have a low income be able to get help under the NHS low income scheme.
For more information see the NHS Business Services Authority website information on the Low Income Scheme
Updated March 2017