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Carer's Allowance

If you care for someone for 35 hours or more a week, you could be entitled to Carer's Allowance.

Carer's Allowance is currently £67.60 a week.

To qualify:

  • you must be 16 years old or over
  • you must look after someone for 35 hours or more a week
  • the person you look after should receive certain benefits
  • you must earn less than £116 per week (after tax and some expenses).

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To claim Carer's Allowance: