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Bringing up a disabled child can be more expensive than bringing up a child without disabilities and there are various sources of funding that can help you.

Some of these, such as Disability Living AllowanceCarer's Allowance, may help to increase your family income.

Children who have severe and complex needs may be able to get a Personal Budget.

Supporting young people directly, or their parent carers, there are many organisations and services that can provide advice on managing money, and help you identify and claim financial support.

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