Being a carer can have major strain on your own finances, this section outlines the insurance, benefits and tax breaks you may be entitled to as well as the details of organisations who may be able to assist you to understand these better.

There are a range of benefits which can support both carers and the person they care for, these may include allowance for services, heating, transport or income replacement.More
There are three main types of tax break available to carers:Council Tax Support – is the way local authorities support people on low incomes. The eligibility and nature of the reduction varies in every local authority.More
All care including care, residential care, adaptations to the home, respite and telecare is means tested. This means that many care recipients and carers pay for their own services.More
There are a range of private care/health insurance available in the UK provided by both not for profit or commercial organisations. Some examples include.More