Support

You may be entitled to any or all of the following:

 

Disability Living Allowance

Tel: 08457 123456

 

Carers Allowance

Tel:o1253 856123

 

Tax Credits

Tel: 0845 3003909

 

Gas Suppliers give a discount.

Electricity Suppliers give and discount.

Water Meters get a discount.

 

Family Fund - help to purchase needed items

Tel: 0845 1304542

 

Carers Contact - "Time for Me" grant

Tel: 01282 704604

 

Home Start - A volunteer group

Tel: 01706 214621

 

Social Worker - Link Family/Direct Payments

Tel: 01282 425961

 

Nappies - Free from age 3/4 (check with health visitor)

 

Occupational Therapy - (OT) can supply highchairs, major buggies, household equipment and household extensions

 

Red Cross Emergency Card

Tel: 01772 709555

 

Welfare Rights

Tel: 01254 301141

 

Holidays for Siblings

Tel: 01706 871740

 

Many thanks to Jo and Roy, Linden's Mum and Dad, for the above information.

 

Transport for Sick Children       -   Can only be booked through your health visitor

Tel : 0161 432 7800

email to@transportforsickchildren.org

www.transportforsickchildren.org

 

Many thanks to Alison, Dominic's Mum for transport information