If you're blind or partially sighted, there are many helpful benefits and support available to make life easier.
Our advice can help guide you through the rules and regulations of the benefits, concessions and grants you could be entitled to. We also have handy tips on how to manage your finances independently when you have sight loss.
Support for self-employed in coronavirus
The UK Government’s income support scheme will provide two further grants and will last for six months, from 1 November 2020 to 30 April 2021. Sight Advice FAQ, the website that answers questions on living with sight loss, has helpful information on how to claim a grant.
Part of our Starting Out series of leaflets, "Benefits, concessions and registration" takes a look at the main benefits and concessions you could claim if you are blind or partially sighted, plus how you can go about registering as sight impaired: