Cookies at Which? We use cookies to help improve our sites. If you continue, we'll assume that you're happy to accept our cookies. Find out more about cookies

Carers UK

A national membership charity that champions carers’ rights, connecting and supporting carers online and in local communities.
Adviceline: 0808 808 7777
Quarterly magazine: Caring magazine

Citizens Advice Bureaux (CAB)

Can offer benefits checks to see what you're entitled to and help with completing forms.
Telephone: 08454 04 05 06 (consumer helpline)


To get details of government policy throughout the UK, including enquiries about benefits and allowances, eligibility criteria and how to claim.
Website (UK):
Website (Northern Ireland):
Website (Scotland):
Website (Wales):

To apply for carer's allowance.

Page last reviewed: April 2017
Next review due: April 2018