I am looking for financial or practical support
We know that having a new born baby in special care can bring a lot of extra expense.
Our information might help if you are worried about money and finance.
Patient advice and liaison service (PALS)
The Patient Advice Liaison Service (PALS) department is an unbiased and confidential service in every hospital that offers support to patients and their families, you can usually find signs for this department near the reception in each hospital, or their phone number on the hospital’s website.
In Scotland, things are a little different and you can contact the Patient Advice and Support Service for help.
In this section you will find basic facts about the benefits or assistance families can receive, whether you might be eligible to claim, and where you can find more information.
Financial and practical support
Other organisations can also provide help and advice to help with money and other practical challenges, like employment, benefits, or equipment.