A to Z Welfare Benefits Guide
List of Benefits
Attendance Allowance (AA)
A benefit paid by the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) to people who have care needs as a result of their disability & are aged 65 or over when they claim. It is not affected by your income or capital & you do not have to have paid National Insurance (NI) contributions.
These benefits are paid by the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) to widows, widowers or surviving civil partners. They're not affected by your income or capital. Your late spouse or civil partner must have satisfied certain National Insurance (NI) contribution conditions, or died as the result of an industrial accident or disease. Bereavement support payment is paid if your partner died on or after 6 April 2017.