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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 £116 per week. 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 0345 608 4321 or textphone 0345 604 5312.
If you have a question not answered here, you can ask a benefits advisor in Scope’s online community.
Calculate your entitlements online.
I work two part time jobs with no other income such as benefits only part housing benefit,my 28yr old daughter was diagnosed 3 yrs ago with myasthenia gravis di…
Hi My husband has been my career since November 2016. He has only recently been awarded carrers allowance. due to me having to go through the courts for P.I.P.
Hi bit stuck on what to do. I applied online for carers allowance at the end of august as my son has autism and is on medium rate dla.
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