After coming to terms with a terminal diagnosis, patients and their carers can often face practical worries relating to their work life, financial support and legal matters.
Our Welfare Advisers can help you to claim any benefits you are entitled to, and advise and signpost you on matters relating to employment and pensions
If you’re concerned about family affairs and who will make decisions on your behalf if you’re no longer able, we can provide you with information on such issues as making a Will and appointing Lasting Power of Attorney.
In 2018, over 47% of the patients and families referred to our Welfare Service received an increase in income. The highest amount a family received was £483.33 per week, while the average amount meant that families were £108.95 per week better off.
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