Help with Claiming Benefits

Claiming benefits can be a complex and frustrating process. Our principal advice for Behçet’s patients and carers is ‘never give up’.  Keep enquiring until you are clear of your full entitlement. We have provided some information here to assist you.

Benefits and Work: Guides you can trust

There is an excellent information website that offers detailed advice for people claiming benefits of every kind. They offer template letters and advice on how to fill in appeals etc. The site is at www.benefitsandwork.co.uk

Related Links

If you need any specific information, send us an email at info@behcetsdisease.org.uk or ring 0345 1307328.

Whatever stage of your claim you have reached, the downloadable 84 page PIP guide on the Benefits and Work site – written by a team of experienced welfare rights workers and a barrister – will give you the best possible chance of getting the correct decision.

Click here to see details of benefits that could be available to you.