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Income Support

Income Support is a benefit to help people on a low income. It's no longer possible to make a new claim for it – but you may be eligible for Universal Credit instead.

If you already claim Income Support, you can continue to do so, as long as you satisfy the entitlement conditions. However, you'll eventually be moved to Universal Credit.

What extra money are you entitled to?

Do you know what benefits you are entitled to? Our Benefits Calculator can help you, quickly and easily, to find out what you could be claiming.

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We offer support through our free advice line on 0800 678 1602. Lines are open 8am-7pm, 365 days a year. We also have specialist advisers at over 125 local Age UKs.

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Last updated: Apr 14 2022

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