Login FormClose

Free ESA, PIP and DLA Updates

With over 140,000 subscribers our fortnightly updates bulletin is the UK's leading source of benefits news. Get the facts about what's changing, how it affects you and how to prepare.   Get your free benefits updates now.
Welcome, Guest
Username: Password:
Remember me
Members
  • Page:
  • 1

TOPIC: cares allowence

cares allowence 1 month 4 days ago #197312

hello.can my grandaughter claim carers allowence for me ,she cleans my house for me ? i am getting pip daily living.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

cares allowence 1 month 4 days ago #197318

  • Gordon
  • Away
  • Posts: 30941

kath wrote: hello.can my grandaughter claim carers allowence for me ,she cleans my house for me ? i am getting pip daily living.


She would need to;

- be over 16
- provide a minimum of 35 hours care a week,
- not in full time education
- not studying for 21 hours or more a week
- and must earn less than £116 per week after tax and some deductions

If she is eligible for CA then she may also be able to claim Income Support.

Gordon

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Nothing on this board constitutes legal advice - always consult a professional about specific problems

cares allowence 4 weeks 1 hour ago #197709

hello

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

cares allowence 3 weeks 6 days ago #197761

kath wrote: hello


Do you have a question Kath?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Nothing on this board constitutes legal advice - always consult a professional about specific problems

cares allowence 3 weeks 6 days ago #197775

is there anything else i can claim why i have pip

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

cares allowence 3 weeks 6 days ago #197788

  • Gordon
  • Away
  • Posts: 30941

kath wrote: is there anything else i can claim why i have pip


Try putting your information in to one of the online benefit calculators

www.gov.uk/benefits-calculators

Gordon

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Nothing on this board constitutes legal advice - always consult a professional about specific problems
  • Page:
  • 1
Moderators: bro58GordonMrs Hurtyback