Social Fund & DWP Assistance

Social Fund & DWP Assistance from an Experienced Funeral Director

We will help to see if you qualify for any DWP Assistance

Mclean's experienced staff will help you through a telephone claim by calling 0845 606 0265 or help you complete the form and send it off for you.

A funeral payment can help with the cost of a funeral  that you or your partner are responsible for arranging.

The funeral payment is a one off payment to help cover the cost of: 
  • Burial fees or cremation fees
  • A new burial lair at the cemetery
  • Up to £700 for any other expenses such as the funeral director's fees, coffin, transport and flowers.
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A family run funeral parlour in Glasgow

How do i make a claim?

Mclean's will help from start to finish. A claim must be made within 3 months after you lose your loved one but it is advisable to make the claim as soon as possible. Mclean's can only assist you in a claim, we cannot follow up any claim on your behalf. Please call 0345 603 6967 to ensure your claim is received.



Call Mclean's today to see how we can help and assist.
A touching and private funeral parlour

Am i eligible for a payment?

You may be eligible for a funeral payment if you or your partner have to pay the cost of the funeral and are receiving one or more of the following benefits:
  • Universal Credit Income Support
  • Income based jobseekers allowance
  • Pension credit
  • Housing Benefit
  • Working Tax Credit which includes a disability or severe disability element
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Child Tax Credit at a rate higher than the family element
Fantastic advice and support from start to finish, Mclean's helped me claim from the DWP which made the funeral more affordable. Thanks so much for this.
- Steven McGregor
Funeral Transport
If you are looking for a funeral services call us now on
0141 550 0533
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