Age UK - Carers allowance and older carers
Posted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 8:26 pm
full details hereMany of us find that during our retirement our husband, wife or partner, or a relative or friend, has health problems and needs our help and support.
Unfortunately there is not much financial assistance or other support available. If we receive carerâ€™s allowance before we retire, it is taken away when we start to receive our pension. Those who care for others are often undervalued and ignored by society