Benefits for Elderly Clients - A Timely Update
This webinar provides a timely update on the principal benefits for those over 60 and the main qualifying conditions.
It will address some of the questions which your clients may pose about their entitlement to a state pension in the future, and current and future provision.
It will also cover the interface between different benefits, especially for those on means tested benefits, and the benefits available to people who are disabled and their carers and the interface with the social care system.
What You Will Learn
This webinar will cover the following:
- State pension
- The old state pension and transitional rules
- Pension credit
- Benefits for disability and caring, including the new carer’s assistance benefit in Scotland
- The interface between work and pension age
- The interface between the benefit system and the social care system