Autism Berkshire's Benefits Service iprovides help completing application forms and preparing for appeals, and our Benefits Adviser Kevin Jackson is also able to represent people at benefit assessment hearings and appeal tribunals.
In addition to helping with benefit applications for individuals and families living with autism, Kevin is now able to assist people with a number of conditions related to autism, including severe dyslexia, dyspraxia, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
He can help with the following benefits:
Universal Credit; Employment & Support Allowance; Jobseeker's Allowance, Carer's Allowance, Disability Living Allowance (DLA), and Personal Independence Payment (PIP).
Kevin is available for one-to-one appointments at our office in Reading. Evening appointments are also available, but these are subject to a £40 non-refundable charge.
Representing people at benefit assessment hearings and appeal tribunals is subject to a £40 non-refundable charge.
Advice and representation for benefit applications related to severe dyslexia, dyspraxia, OCD and ADHD is subject to a £60 non-refundable charge.
We also offer some advice seminars at our office about how to complete application forms for some benefits.
For more information see autismberkshire.org.uk/benefits-service/ and to book appointments, call Kevin Jackson or Autism Berkshire’s administrator, Georgie Mitchell, on 01189 594 594 or email email@example.com