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Factsheets

Benefits for disabled students

October 2019
If you are a full-time student with a long-term illness or disability you may be able to stay on benefits while you are studying.

Prison and benefits

Most social security benefits are affected if you are in prison. This factsheet outlines the main issues that come up if you are remanded in custody or if you are serving a prison sentence.

Personal independence payment

This factsheet explains the benefit that replaced disability living allowance (DLA) for new working age claimants from 2013.