Benefit choices when a disabled young person lives at home and is still in education

Last updated: 14 December 2017

This factsheet is a flowchart providing basic information about when young people aged 16 to 19 with a disability or health problem can claim employment and support allowance; and when their parent(s) can continue to receive benefit for them.

This factsheet is relevant UK-wide but some of the terms used are specific to Scotland.