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Site Update

Hi Everyone The site is currently being slightly changed although these will be small changes it is hoped that it […]

What Budget 2014 means for carers!

This briefing is a short summary of the major areas of the ways in which the March 2014 Budget will […]

Looking after someone help guide

The looking after someone guide is for carers to help with information relating to caring, for more information and to […]

Quick Guide To Benefits

The quick guide to benefits is a really useful tool in accessing what financial help is out there for you […]

Record 360,000 carers miss out on £1bn allowances

Record numbers of carers are missing out on vital financial support due to a lack of advice, Carers UK reveals […]

Charities Turn ‘Bedroom Tax’ Attack On PM

David Cameron says disabled people who need the extra room are exempt from the subsidy – but organisations claim this […]

Challenging a benefit decision ! New DWP Rules

Challenging a DWP benefit decision ! From 28 October 2013 there are new rules in place for challenging a benefit […]

Progress for young carers’ rights

Progress for young carers’ rights – but fight for parent carers continues Carers UK warmly welcomes this morning’s announcement from […]

Benefit cap now in place!

Benefit Cap! How Does It Affect Me ? In April 2013 a cap was introduced to limit the total amount in some benefits that […]