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Access to Work Fund

From September 2013, young people with a disability, health or mental health condition on or about to start the work experience placement of a supported internship or traineeship, can apply to the Department for Work and Pensions' Access to Work fund. Young people can apply for:…

Advice from Citizens Advice

Advice from Citizens Advice brings you the self-help information you need to solve your problems. This website provides information and helpful tips on how to manage your money. There are a number of step-by-step guides to planning and managing your money. Parents/carers and…

Benefits Calculator

Get an estimate of what benefits (eg Income Support or Jobseeker’s Allowance) and tax credits you could get, and find out about claiming specific benefits. You can also find out how your benefits would be affected by a change in circumstances (eg if…

Calculating your leave and pay when you have a child

This is an online calculator that has been developed to help prospective parents work out what their leave and pay entitlements are. Including: if you can get maternity, paternity or shared parental leave how much pay you can get if you take leave the…

Carers Allowance

This is a benefit for parents and carers who look after a disabled child or adult for at least 35 hours a week.  The disabled person must get Disability Living Allowance (DLA) at the middle or higher rate for personal…

Carers UK

Carers UK provides information, advice and support for carers. Carers UK is a charity set up to help the millions of people who look after an older, disabled or seriously ill family member or friend.  Carers UK offers…

Cerebra

Cerebra is a charity set up to help improve the lives of children and young people with brain related conditions through research, education and directly supporting the children and their carers. Cerebra's website and telephone helpline aims to help all children up to the…

Certitude (Southside Partnership)

Certitude is a charity which supports people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs to lead more independent lives. They provide the following services in Wandsworth:- Respite services at Wardley Street (emergency and regular customers)- Shared Lives (adult placements)- Outreach and…

Charis Grants

Millions of people in Britain live in hardship and struggle to pay some or all of their bills, but many of those in trouble are not aware that help could be available when it is needed most. Many utility companies offer some form of assistance…

Child Benefit

Child Benefit is a tax-free payment that parents claim for their children.  There are separate rates payable for each child. Child Benefit payments usually stop when the child reaches 16, unless they are in education or training.  It is not paid beyond age…