Helpline 0808 800 3333 or contact us
For disability information call free
0808 800 3333 or contact us
0808 800 3333
Anything else? Other ways to contact us
You may get a Cold Weather Payment if you’re getting certain benefits.
You’ll get a payment if the average temperature in your area is recorded as, or forecast to be, zero degrees celsius or below for 7 consecutive days.
The Cold Weather Payment scheme runs from 1 November to 31 March. Check if you can get a payment in your area. You’ll get a payment of £25 for each 7 day period of very cold weather between these dates.
You may get Cold Weather Payments if you’re getting:
You’ll also be eligible if you have a disabled child element in your claim, whether you are employed or not.
I'm on contributions based ESA, recently awarded PIP. ESA contacted me to advise of possible premiums (I knew nothing of).
I was receiving £1000 a month ESA and Child Tax Credit.
The Government says that the PIP caters for the elements of sdp and edp where the DLA didnt.
Find out how @Scope is helping people to feel more confident about disability. Help us #EndTheAwkward http://bit.ly/2egoZQx