Benefits and Financial Support Bereavement, Grief, and Loss

Bereavement can have a huge impact on your financial situation and your income. However, there may be benefits, grants, or other financial support available to you.

For more information on financial help available when someone has died, please contact the Muscular Dystrophy UK helpline on 0800 652 6352 (Mon to Thu - 10am to 2pm) or by emailing

Benefits and financial support when someone dies - GOV.UK (

How to claim bereavement benefits - Citizens Advice

Get help with funeral costs (Funeral Expenses Payment): How it works - GOV.UK (

What to do when someone dies: step by step - GOV.UK (

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