There are a number health and social care benefits available to people who qualify. These benefits are managed and paid by central government. For more information please see the information below.
Attendance Allowance is a tax-free benefit for people aged 65 or over who need someone to help look after them because they are physically or mentally disabled. Find out if you are eligible and how to claim Attendance Allowance.
Carer's Allowance is a taxable benefit to help people who look after someone who is disabled. You do not have to be related to, or live with, the person that you care for. Find out if you are eligible and how to claim Carer's Allowance.