Benefits and Tax Credits Directory

Many parent carers and families may be entitled to welfare benefit support.  You may find searching for benefits according to benefit a useful route to finding the information you need.  Contact A Family provide this useful directory to help you.

Benefits & tax credits

Browse this section for up-to-date information from Contact A Family on the benefits you might be entitled to:

Disability Living Allowance (DLA)

Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Universal Credit

Carer’s Allowance

Tax credits

Help with Council Tax & rates

‘Bedroom tax’

The benefit cap

Other benefits

Benefits at 16

Changes in circumstances

Revisions, appeals & complaints


And the Government’s website has more information too.