Tag: carers allowance

foster carers support

How Much Do Foster Carers Get Paid & How To Become A Foster Carer? How Much Do Foster Carer’s Get Paid? Foster carers receive weekly payments to cover the cost of caring for a child. These payments varying depending on where you are living in the UK, what age the child you are caring for […]

Carer’s Allowance — Who Is Eligible, How to Claim, and Other Things You Need to Know. Who Is Eligible For Carer’s Allowance? Carer’s Allowance is the main welfare benefit available to support people who spend a certain amount of time every week providing care to someone with a disability. In order to be eligible for […]

Government Work & Pensions Carers Report

Earlier this month, a report was published from the Work and Pensions Committee to provide suggestions and advice on how employers and the government could better support working carers.

What are direct payments? Are you entitled to carer’s allowance, or carer’s premium? We’ve answered all your questions in our total guide.