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‘I'm a carer: what can I claim?’
> ‘What else might I be entitled to if I’m entitled to Carer’s Allowance?’

The great thing about being awarded Carer’s Allowance is that from now on you are accepted as being a Carer by the Jobcentre Plus and other bits of the Department for Work and Pensions.

However, to take this any further we need to think about your circumstances. I'm going to give you five options, which probably cover the majority of people:

If one of these applies to you, click on it for further information If none of these applies to you, seek further advice.