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Making the best possible disability living allowance and attendance allowance claims training day

"Excellent, informative and very practical training." Fleur Birks, National Autistic Society.
". . . would recommend to any colleagues who require training/knowledge of benefits. [Trainer] An encyclopaedia of benefits (DLA) knowledge!" Harminder Sangha, Sandwell Advocacy.
"Excellent day. Many hints and tips on filling in DLA and AA forms." Jackie Smith, Torfaen Opportunity Group.

This Making the best possible disability living allowance and attendance allowance claims training day is intended to leave you feeling confident and genuinely enthusiastic about helping your clients claim these valuable benefits. No previous knowledge of disability living allowance or attendance allowance is required. By the end of the day you will have learnt how to:

identify clients who may be eligible for disability living allowance or attendance allowance on mental or physical health grounds;
help complete the claim packs, including online, interactive claim packs;
help clients get supporting medical and non-medical evidence;
help clients prepare for a medical visit;
help clients access professional support in relation to their claim.