Many people with M.E. and/or fibromyalgia are entitled to welfare benefits.
If you have a health condition or disability you might be able to claim
Employment Support Allowance (ESA)
Travel support such as a Blue Badge or a Disabled Person's Travel Pass
If you are on a low income you might be able to claim
Council Tax Reduction
If you care for someone with a health condition or disability you might be able to claim
The Carer's Element of Universal Credit
For a rough guide to what you might be entitled to, you can use the Turn2Us benefit calculator. For more information, or for help claiming benefits, please get in touch with our benefits team. We provide initial information and advice to everyone. We provide members of the Sheffield ME and Fibromyalgia Group with more detailed advice, casework and representation.
Tel: +44 114 253 6700