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Funeral Support Payment

Money towards the costs of a funeral at a difficult time like this for people on certain benefits who are responsible for paying for a funeral.

Young Carer Grant

An annual payment of more than £326.65 for people 16, 17 or 18 who care for people who get a disability benefit from the DWP for an average of 16 hours a week or more.

Carer's Allowance Supplement

An automatic payment made twice a year to people who get Carer’s Allowance through the DWP on certain dates each year.

Job Start Payment

£267.65 for 16 to 24 year olds who have been on certain benefits for six months or more to help with the costs of starting a job.

To find out more about any of these benefits or to apply for them please visit

You can also call the office and ask to speak to Angela.