Health and social care


  1. Benefits calculators

    Find out what benefits you could get, how much you could get and how to claim

  2. Apply for or renew a Blue Badge

    Apply for or renew a Blue Badge, amend or cancel a saved application, track your application

  3. Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

    Personal Independence Payment (PIP) replaces Disability Living Allowance (DLA) - how and when to claim, rates, eligibility

  4. Carer's Allowance

    Apply for Carer's Allowance - money to help you look after someone who needs to be cared for. Apply online or use form DS700

  5. Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

    Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) money if you cannot work because of illness or disability - rates, eligibility, apply, assessment

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Guidance and regulation

  1. The Eatwell Guide
  2. National framework for NHS continuing healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care
  3. NHS Constitution for England
  4. Zika virus: country specific risk
  5. Controlled drugs: licences, fees and returns
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News and communications

  1. Field Safety Notice - 05 November to 09 November
  2. Mitomycin-C Kyowa: Company-led Drug Alert
  3. Public Health England warns travellers of rabies risk
  4. Medicines: new manufacturing and wholesale dealer licences
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Research and statistics

  1. Notifiable diseases: causative agents report for 2018
  2. Health Protection Report volume 12 (2018)
  3. Gastrointestinal infections and foodborne outbreaks in humans, England and Wales
  4. Reported norovirus outbreaks (suspected and lab-confirmed) in hospitals: 2018
  5. European Antibiotic Awareness Day: evaluations
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Bowel cancer screening: research priorities
  2. UK SMI TP 27: oxidation-fermentation of glucose test
  3. UK SMI TP 29: porphyrin synthesis (ALA) test
  4. UK SMI TP 26: oxidase test
  5. Review of Informed Choice for Cancer Registration: NCRAS response
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. PHE management committee expenses: 2018 to 2019
  2. UK Public Health Rapid Support Team annual review: 2018
  3. International Health Regulations strengthening project annual review: 2018
  4. NHS injury costs recovery scheme: April 2018 to March 2019
  5. Healthcare UK annual review April 2017 to March 2018
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  1. Ofsted
  2. Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
  3. Innovate UK
  4. Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards
  5. Government Chemist
  6. Office for Life Sciences
  7. Healthcare UK
  8. Military Aviation Authority
  9. Environment Agency
  10. The Charity Commission
  11. Industrial Injuries Advisory Council
  12. Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
  13. HM Prison Service
  14. Natural England
  15. Competition and Markets Authority
  16. Forensic Science Regulator
  17. Marine Accident Investigation Branch
  18. Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies
  19. Sellafield Ltd
  20. Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee
  21. Single Source Regulations Office
  22. Social Security Advisory Committee
  23. Council for Science and Technology
  24. Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  25. Forestry Commission
  26. National Counter Terrorism Security Office
  27. National Probation Service
  28. Radioactive Waste Management
  29. Surveillance Camera Commissioner
  30. Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees
  31. Veterans UK