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Changes to benefits – events

9 Aug 2013

If you are confused about the recent benefits changes, you may need a little help understanding how they affect you. Two events from Epilepsy Action and Epilepsy Society aim to offer you just that – by making these changes a little clearer

A man counts coppersEpilepsy Action and Epilepsy Society are working together to host information days about recent benefit changes, and what these mean for people with epilepsy.

•    Find out more about Employment Support Allowance (ESA) and Personal Independence Payment (PIP) from benefits experts.
•    Ask questions and take part in interactive workshops.
•    Get information about making a claim and the assessment process.
•    Learn how to appeal a benefits decision.

There are two events, both covering the same information. The events are free, but places are limited – booking is essential.

London
10am – 3.30pm
Tuesday 1 October 2013
Toynbee Hall, Aldgate
E1 6LS

Manchester
10am – 3.30pm,
Saturday 5 October 2013
Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisations
M12 6FZ

Both events will cover the same topics so you only need to attend one event.  For more information or to book call 01494 601 419 (London event) or 0113 210 8889 (Manchester event). Alternatively book online.

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