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Money and benefits

A close-up image of pound coins and notes
A close-up image of pound coins and notes

If you're blind or partially sighted, there are benefits and assistance available to make life easier. We can help you check what benefits, concessions and grants you could be entitled to. We also have tips on how to manage your finances independently.

In this section

Benefits, concessions and grants

Find out what benefits are available, how to make a claim and how to appeal a decision. Read information on available grants and how to check if you are eligible, along with various concessions and discounts available to people with sight loss.

Cost of living payments and information

Find out what you cost of living government payments you can claim, where to get further support and how RNIB is campaigning.

Money, banking and taxes

Work out what your tax allowance is, get information on VAT and support with your tax payments.