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Personal Independence Payment (PIP) | nidirect

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a new benefit designed to help people with disabilities live more independently and to support those in greatest need. Subject to the Welfare Reform Bill for Northern Ireland ...

Disability Living Allowance - introduction | nidirect

Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is a tax-free benefit for people who need help with personal care or have mobility difficulties because they are physically or mentally disabled

Introduction to Universal Credit | nidirect

Universal Credit will be one single benefit for working age people (16 to 64 years old) paid to each household. It will be introduced in October 2013 and can be claimed if you are not working, looking for work or ...

Changes to benefits - Welfare Reform | nidirect

The new Welfare Reform Bill for Northern Ireland will result in changes to the benefits system

Disability Living Allowance (DLA) | nidirect

Disability Living Allowance, often referred to as DLA, is a tax-free benefit for disabled people under 65 who need care or have mobility difficulties