Introduction to Sickness & Disability Benefits

Tuesday 17 September 2019

This course provides an overview of sickness and disability benefits. It will cover the following:

  • Statutory sick pay
  • Disability living allowance for children
  • Attendance and carers’ allowance
  • Employment and support allowance
  • Personal independence payment
It will include:
  • Eligibility rules
  • Understanding the components and rates
  • Making effective claims – providing the evidence
  • Special rules for terminally ill claimants
  • Guidance on completing the claim form
  • How claims are assessed
Type of event
Training
Event theme
Learning
Event date
17 September 2019
Start time
10.00 am
End time
4.00 pm
Address line 1
Citizens Advice Reading
Line 2
Minster Street
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG2 2JB
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified