For further information on benefits please see HemiHelp’s Benefits for Families and Benefits for adults information sheet.
AvMA (Action against Medical Accidents) - Helpline: 0845 123 2352 Website: www.avma.org.uk Charity providing free and confidential advice to people affected by medical accidents.
Children’s Legal Centre – Free legal advice: 08088 020 008 Website: www.childrenslegalcentre.com Provides legal advice through its helpline and produces information sheets for parents about children and the law.
Citizens Advice Bureau - Website: www.advice.org.uk Visit www.adviceguide.org.uk for the Citizens advice bureau’s online guide to rights, benefits etc. The home page will direct you to pages for all parts of the UK.
Department for Work and Pensions – Website: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-work-pensions Use the online benefits advisor to find out what you could be eligible for and how to apply.