Disability Living Allowance

Extra money for ill and disabled people

Personal Independence Payment (or PIP) replaced Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for people aged 16 to 64 in June 2013.

Who can claim

Children under age 16 can make a new claim for Disability Living Allowance.

You can also claim DLA if you were born after 8 April 1948 and you make a claim in the same year you stopped receiving DLA.

Visit Gov.UK for more information

If you are 65 or over

If you or someone you look after is aged 65 or over and needs frequent help due to ill-health or disability you may be able to claim Attendance Allowance.

Free benefits check

Contact the Welfare Rights team for more information on this or any other benefit or tax credit.

Contact Welfare Rights

Welfare Rights enquiry form

Public Advice Line: 020 8921 6375

Textphone number: 18001 020 8921 6375

Fax: 020 8921 2016

Welfare Rights Service,
The Woolwich Centre,
35 Wellington Street,
London SE18 6HQ