If you are looking for work, on a low income or have children to
support, you might be able to claim benefits. Benefits are paid for
by the Department for Work and Pensions
and your local council.
- Parents or adults responsible for children under the age of 16
can claim Child Benefit, no matter
what level of income they have.
- If you are aged between 16 and 59, on a low income and work
less than 16 hours a week, you may be eligible for Income Support.
- If you are actively looking for work, but are unemployed or
working less than 16 hours a week, you may be able to claim