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Disability Living Allowance (DLA)

Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for children may help with the extra costs of looking after a child who:

  • is under 16
  • has difficulties walking or needs much more looking after than a child of the same age who does not have a disability

If you/your child are over 16

Your will need to apply for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) when you or your child turn 16.

Please click here to find out if you are eligible for DLA, how to apply and how much you will get.

Last Updated 29/09/2018

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