Debt

Carers face extra financial pressures and crisis when caring as they are often forced to reduce hours or need to give up work and face the extra costs of disability and il...
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Fuel Costs

Fuel Costs Winter Fuel Payments If you or the person you care for were born on or before 5th August 1953 (for winter 2017/2018, this date changes every year) you could get...
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Grants & Trusts

Grants and Trusts There are local and national charitable funds who have specific grants and funds for carers. Others may not be carer specific but could help towards the ...
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Health Costs

Health Costs Free NHS benefits If you are getting one of the following means tested benefits, then you can get full help with NHS health costs: Income Support or Income-b...
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Paying for care

Social care is means tested so most people have to pay something towards the care that they receive. Those who have income and savings over a certain threshold will pay th...
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TV Licence

TV License You must have a TV Licence if you watch or record programmes on any channel on a TV, computer or other device as they’re broadcast, or if you download or watc...
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Welfare Benefits

Welfare Benefits If you’re a carer there is financial support out there for yourself and the person you care for. Find out here what’s available, whether you are entit...
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