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Includes all benefits payable on death to both widows and widowers and includes help with funerals.



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Bereavement benefits

Benefits for widows and widowers, including help with funerals.

2 Benefits and bereavement

Payments available for widows and widowers including bereavement payment, widowed parent's allowance and bereavement allowance.
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5 Bereavement allowance

A benefit you can claim if you are a widow or widower, aged over 45 when your husband or wife died, not bringing up children and under state pension age.
Provided by Department for Work & Pensions - DWP
4 Help with funeral expenses from the Social Fund (PDF)

Help you can get towards the cost of a funeral. Who can claim and how much you will get.
Provided by Jobcentre Plus
3 Bereavement Payment

A one-off payment based on your late husband or wife's National Insurance contributions. Who will qualify, how to claim and how much will you get.
Provided by Jobcentre Plus
1 Welfare Benefits

Explains the different benefits available, depending on your needs and circumstances. Find out what you are entitled to, how to apply for a benefit, and what to do if you think you have been unfairly turned down.
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Welfare Benefits
Download Welfare benefits (PDF File, 200kb) 1. Introduction 2. If you have a low income 3. If you are having a baby or adopting a child 4. If you have children to look after 5 ...
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Last Updated: 01 Aug 07


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