Carers premium and how to claim

For information and discussion about benefits
Hi all I currently get pip daily living component but also care for a friend neighbour of mine I have made a claim for universal credit and carers allowance can anyone tell me if I can claim any other benefits I was told I might be able to get a carer premium...?
Hi Daniel ... a previous thread will throw some light on the Carers Premium :

https://www.carersuk.org/forum/support- ... %20premium


UC ?

Strongly advise contacting the Advice Team available through this site. Under UC , there are differences ... new twists being reported as the rollout continues.

Advice team :

https://www.carersuk.org/forum/support- ... line-24147
Definitely get in touch with our helpline. Best to email them rather than keep ringing, they will get back within a week. I'm always happy to sing their praises, as they made me £50 a week better off!