Wills and Trust: Providing for people with severe mental illness Financial Future: Wills & Trust - Providing for people with severe mental illness Would you like to make provisions for someone in your will? What does it mean to set up a Trust for someone? What impact does leaving a legacy have on someone’s benefits? How can someone you know who has a mental illness be protected financially? This booklet is an introduction to legal and welfare benefits issues for parents and others who wish to provide in their will or in the lifetime for people with mental illness. The booklet does not replace legal or welfare benefits advice. Always seek professional legal advice.The full document can be downloaded. Paper copies are available from National Office (0131 662 4359 or [email protected]). For orders over 10 copies there is a charge of £1.00 per booklet plus post and package.