The benefits you could claim
- Housing benefits. This helps towards paying rent to a social landlord.
- Local housing allowance. This helps towards paying rent to a private landlord.
- Council tax reduction. This is help towards paying your council tax bill.
- Free school meals/Pupil Development Grant (PDG/Access Grant). This scheme allows you to apply for free school meals and a uniform grant for children attending comprehensive schools.
You may also be able to claim other benefits from the DWP such as universal credit.
Recent changes to benefits