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Benefits & financial support

There are a range of benefits and financial support in place for those who may need it.

There are a range of benefits and financial support in place for those who may need it. This includes:

  1. social security benefits
  2. pensions
  3. employment support
  4. disability/illness support and more.​​​​​​​

Family support payments

Government has announced that those in receipt of child benefits will receive additional family support payments.

April 2022:  Households who are in receipt of child benefits received a family support payment of £300 for one child (less for those on higher incomes), with additional money for those with more children.

October 2022:  Households who are in receipt of child benefits will receive a family support payment of £300 for one child (less for those on higher incomes), with additional money for those with more children.

December 2022: Households who are in receipt of child benefits will receive a family support payment of up to £400 depending on family size.