Benefits for Disabled People: an overview PiP, DLA, AA etc (1 day)

Course duration: 1 day
Course date: To be confirmed
Duration: Courses run from 9.45am
Cost: Members £99:   Voluntary Sector £125 + VAT: All others £ 145 + VAT

This course is also available in-house.

This course provides an overview of the main benefits available to assist people with the additional costs of their disabilities. The course will focus on Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance and Personal Independence Payment. The course is ideal for those who are new to benefits or who would like a refresher.

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Have an overview of the main rules of entitlement for Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance, and Personal Independence Payment.
  • Be able to establish the appropriate benefit, correct component and applicable rate of benefit for their clients in accordance with legislation.
  • Be familiar with the different claim forms and be aware of helpful hints and tips for effective form completion.
  • Understand about the processes and time limits involved in challenging decisions

Trainer: Laura Morrell

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