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Income Support


A weekly benefit paid to certain categories of people on a low income. It can also be paid as a top up of other benefits.

You can get help with your mortgage and some other housing costs as part of your Income Support.

Who is the benefit aimed at?
  • Carers
  • Pregnant / recently given birth
Who qualifies for the benefit?

Those with full time caring responsibilities and  lone parents whose youngest child is under 5.

How to apply

To make a new claim phone            0800 055 6688

Or use the Textphone                     0800 023 4888


Further information

Click on the link to go to the Income Support pages on the GOV.UK website.


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