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The rules on what one can claim can be quite complicated, but effectively it all depends on whether or not the claimant will be habitually resident in the UK or not from the day they arrive, or whether there is a waiting time period - certain benefits can be claimed immediately, others have a waiting period.
Your granddaughter can find out more here, and can use the online calculator to work out what she may be entitled to: https://www.turn2us.org.uk/Benefit-guides/Right-to-Reside/Returning-British-Citizen
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