Welcome to get WiS£

get WiS£ is a new welfare benefits information, advice and support service being provided through a partnership of the following organisations in Surrey:

  • Surrey Disabled People’s Partnership (SDPP)
  • The Youth Consortium (TYC)
  • Surrey Association for Visual Impairment (SAVI)
  • Age UK Surrey
  • DeafPositives

As a result of the Welfare Reform Act 2012, there will be wide-ranging implications for people receiving or eligible for a variety of welfare benefits. This is a free, independent, confidential service to provide information, advice, and support in respect of welfare benefits to all people in Surrey, and in particular those people listed below:

  • All disabled people and their families
  • Families with disabled children
  • Older people (over pension age)
  • Lone parents
  • Young people (16 – 25yrs)

 

Surrey Welfare Rights Unit FACTSHEETS:

Factsheet – DLA to PIP

Benefit Cap summary

PIP Medical Assessment Guide

ESA Medical Assessment Guide

Factsheet – Permitted work Feb 2015

Factsheet – Young people with disabilities May 2015

Factsheet – Severe Disability Premium April 2015

Factsheet – Challenging ESA Decisions July 2015

Factsheet – ESA Sanctions 2015