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Preparing for adulthood

Money and benefits

As you get ready for independence, you need to start thinking about money and how you pay for things.

Things you may need to pay for include:

  • where you live
  • any special healthcare you need
  • costs of any clubs or activities you go to

As a young person with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND), there are benefits you can claim.

Read more about money and benefits for young people with SEND.