For Families and Carers : Severe Disablement Allowance

You cannot make a claim for Severe Disablement Allowance (SDA) any more. People on SDA will usually be getting some Income Support as well. People on Severe Disablement Allowance are being transferred onto Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).

What's New

  • New Research Study: Older Carers

    On Wednesday 20 November, Julian Hallett, DSA Services Development Manager, was delighted to be involved in an event launching the findings of an important research study which looked at the expe…

  • Sara Pickard at the Women of the Year Awards

    What a day DSA member and campaigner, Sara Pickard, had at the ‘Women of the Year Lunch and Awards’ in London! <span style="color: #0…

  • Let’s Talk About Relationships and Sex

    The Information and Training Team have spent much of the last year developing a new eight week training course package for adults with Down’s syndrome cove…