News & Advice

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11-01-2017

All about the different benefits you may be eligible for if you're looking after someone else in need of care.

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11-01-2017

Find out about Carer's Allowance, the main state benefit for people looking after someone who has significant care needs and is on a disability benefit.

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11-01-2017

How to ask for a decision about Carer's Allowance to be changed, including your right to appeal and make complaints.

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11-01-2017

All about how your State Pension and National Insurance contributions can be affected by being a carer, and how Carer's Credit can help.

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11-01-2017

Find out about the benefits you might be eligible for if you're unable to work because of your caring commitments or your own health problems.

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11-01-2017

You may need to give up work to care for your disabled child. If this is the case, it's worth finding out about any benefits you may be entitled to. Your local authority should assess whether you need support and what support you need.

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20-03-2017

Information on Carer's Allowance: the benefit to help you look after someone in need.

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11-01-2017

Find out about how to claim income-related benefits and the rules about claiming these 'top-up' benefits.

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20-02-2017

All about the Carers Direct helpline 0300 123 1053. The helpline offers confidential information and advice for carers.

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