Help with health costs

How to get help with costs for things like prescriptions, dental treatments, glasses and wigs.

When you need to pay towards NHS care

When you're expected to contribute to the cost of NHS care, and who doesn't have to pay these costs

NHS Low Income Scheme (LIS)

Information on how to apply for the LIS

Help with health costs for people getting Universal Credit

Help with health costs for people getting Universal Credit

Get help with dental costs

Find out how to get help with your dental costs

Am I entitled to free prescriptions?

Prescription prepayment certificates can save you money. Find out if you're eligible

Save money with a prescription prepayment certificate (PPC)

Find out how to save money with a prescription prepayment certificate

Free NHS eye tests and optical vouchers

Find out if you're entitled to a free NHS sight test or an optical voucher to help reduce the cost of glasses or contact lenses

NHS voucher values for glasses and lenses

Look up the values of NHS vouchers for glasses and lenses

Wigs and fabric supports on the NHS

Costs of NHS wigs and fabric supports, and who can get them for free

Healthcare Travel Costs Scheme (HTCS)

Find out how to claim for health-related travel costs

What is a personal health budget?

Read about your personal health budget, including care plan reviews and how to manage your budget