For Families and Carers : Pension Credit

Pension Credit is a means-tested benefit which helps people on low incomes who are over the Pension Credit qualifying age.  This is gradually going up from 60 to 66.

For information about Pension Credit and when you may be able to apply, go to Pension Credit on GOV.UK or look at Disability Rights UK’s Pension Credit factsheet.

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