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Disabled people

Introduction to mental health

Mental illness is very common - about one in four people in Britain will experience a mental health problem at some point in their lives. Mental health problems can affect people at any time of life and in different ways.

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Directgov video

Watch this video to see how Directgov can help support disabled people

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Online benefits adviser

Online benefits adviser

See which benefits you may be entitled to

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