Employment and Education for Carers

Employment and Benefits

  • If you are caring for someone and want to combine paid work with your caring responsibilities, your local Jobcentre Plus can provide benefits advice.
  • To find out more, contact Job Centre Plus on 0845 604 3719.

Money and benefits

  • To apply for Carers Allowance please visit the GOV.UK website.
  • The SHIP website has links to further Carers websites where you can find advice.
  • The Benefits section of our website provides information on Housing Benefit, Local Housing Allowance and Council Tax Benefit.

Page last updated: 23/01/2018