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Get help covering health costs (leaflet HC11)

Find out about Health Service charges, including details of exemptions and help with costs for those on a low income.

How to use this service

Follow the link below to download the information leaflet (HC11).To read PDF files you will need a copy of Adobe Reader. Information on how to download this for free is available on the right panel of this page.

Help with Health Service and Travel costs for low earners - Claim Form

You can make a claim by printing out the claim from HC1 Claim - for help with health and travel costs and filling it in.

When you have filled in the form you can post it to  your local Social Security/Jobs and Benefits office. Alternatively you can hand it in at one of those offices or the·Benefit Shop in Royal Avenue Belfast.

Important: The date the claim form is received in a Social Security Agency Office is the date we can consider payment from - not the date you downloaded the claim form.

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