Information on how to apply for Child Benefit for each child you are responsible for; you don’t have to be their parent to claim.
Information on the benefits available to carers and how the benefits can be claimed.
Information about Carer's Allowance including eligibility, how to apply, effects on other benefits, and how to report changes to your circumstances once a claim is underway.
Information on Guardian's Allowance, which supports those who are caring for children whose parent/parents have died. Includes detail on eligibility criteria, and how to claim.
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