Welfare benefits when living with a lung condition

Learn about the benefits and financial support that might be available to you if you're living with a lung condition, or caring for someone who has a lung condition, in England, Scotland or Wales. Take a look at what you are entitled to or call our helpline on 03000 030 555 for general advice on benefits.

If you live in Northern Ireland take a look at the NI Direct page and the AdviceNI pages. You can also call the Benefit Enquiry Line 0800 232 1271 Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm or email [email protected]

BLF Helpline

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Breathe Easy group

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Last medically reviewed: December 2019. Due for review: December 2020

This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions. Find out how we produce our information. If you’d like to see our references get in touch.