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Carer's Allowance (CA) is a benefit payable to someone who cares for a disabled person. It's a benefit for people who regularly spend at least 35 hours per week caring for someone who receives a qualifying benefit such as:
The carer must be over 16, not in full-time education and they must not earn more than £120 per week after tax and expenses. Carers who are themselves disabled can claim. You can only get one award for Carer's Allowance even if you care for more than one person.
Apply online or print a form to claim Carer's Allowance, call 0800 731 0297 or textphone 0800 731 0317 .
If you have a question not answered here, you can ask a benefits advisor in Scope’s online community.
Calculate your entitlements online.
Hi, my mum has just been awarded PIP. She is unsure whether or not will receive free dental and eye care with this. She lives in Scotland.
Straight off the Carers UK forum... an conundrum ? Posted on here to see if this " issue " is , indeed , a greyer than the usual grey area.
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