Free Benefits Training for DDPOs

Disability Law Service are offering free online training in welfare benefits for DDPOs

Disability Law Service (DLS) has received funding that allows it to provide a unique opportunity to  DDPOs: up to half a day of free training in welfare benefits, which can be tailored to your particular requirements.

Whether you wish to go in depth into particular benefits, including advice on relevant form-filling, or whether you prefer a more general overview, the DLS benefits advisor can provide a training session designed to meet your needs.

Due to Covid 19, the sessions will be delivered by Zoom Conferencing.

The benefits that DLS can provide training in are as follows:

Income-related Benefits

  • Universal Credit (UC)
  • Pension Credit (PC)

Legacy Benefits

  • Housing Benefit (HB)
  • Employment and support Allowance (ESA)
  • Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)
  • Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)
  • Tax Credits (TC)
  • Income Support (IS)

Disability Benefits

  • Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • Attendance Allowance (AA)
  • Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB)
  • Carers Allowance (CA)

DLS can also cover Child Benefit (CB) and Council Tax Relief (CTR), plus many others. 

For further details and enquiries, please contact David Laurence, Chief Executive on 020 7791 9829 /  For further information about Disability Law Service please see