New Carers UK Booklet

This new booklet has a lot of information to support you as a carer

The guide includes

  • GETTING HELP AND SUPPORT 10
  • Where to start 11
  • Carer’s assessment 13
  • Assessment for the person you care for 14
  • Coming out of hospital 15
  • Managing someone’s affairs 16
  • Taking a break 17
  • Equipment and technology 21
  • YOUR FINANCES 24
  • Getting information on benefits 25
  • Carer’s Allowance 26
  • Carer’s Credit 27
  • Disability benefits for the person you are looking after 28
  • Help with Council Tax 29
  • Other financial help 30
  • YOUR WORK 32
  • Working carers 33
  • Your rights in work 34
  • Getting support 36
  • DIRECTORY 38

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