Benefits changes

Factsheet Available

With so many changes to Welfare Benefits taking place that we have produced this factsheet focussing on the benefits that are most likely to affect the people we support.

Benefits changes homepage

You can also read about the 10 Personal Independence Payment pledges which we've asked providers to sign up to alongside other members of the Disability Benefits Consortium.

Help with your benefits:

Sense Scotland Family Advisors are happy to help with benefits queries, and will support you to find information and contacts that will help in the local authority area where you live. They are also able to provide you with advice on a whole range of subjects affecting people with complex communication support needs, including Self Directed Support and how to access any of our services including Housing Support; Short Breaks and other Support Services.

Wherever you live in Scotland, please contact them:

Email: advisory@sensescotland.org.uk

Or phone:

0141 429 0294 (West; Central Belt; Highlands and Islands)

01382 834682 (South East; Edinburgh; East and North East)