Other financial support
There are a range of other welfare benefits and grants deaf children and their families may be eligible for.
Carer's Allowance (CA)
Carer's Allowance (CA) is a benefit for people who care for someone that receives certain benefits. Find out if you're eligible.
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) is for people 16 and over who find it harder to work because of ill health or disability.
Universal Credit is a payment for working age people who are on a low income or out of work to help them meet living and housing costs.
Access to Work
If the support or equipment you need at work is expensive, you may qualify for funding from Access to Work.
Education and Maintenance Allowance (EMA)
Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) is a benefit paid to some students in Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland.
Disabled Students' Allowances (DSAs)
If you're a higher education student, you may be able to claim Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs).