Benefits for carers
If you care for someone with a disability you might be able to claim benefits because of your status as a carer. These benefits include Carer's Allowance, means-tested benefits, reductions and discounts to your council tax bill.
Ourdescribes the rules of entitlement to Carer's Allowance, how to claim it, how it might affect other benefits, and explains how your council tax bill can be reduced even if you are not on benefits. If after reading this information you still need further advice or help, please contact us.