Carers Allowance Tag

Main changes: Many rates of benefit remain frozen due to the Welfare Cap A new benefit- Bereavement Support Payment There is a small increase in disability benefits Pensioner benefits to rise in line with the 'triple lock' Changes to Universal Credit including a decrease in...

Main changes to Benefit Rates for 2017/2018 Many rates of benefit remain frozen due to the Welfare Cap. There is a small increase in disability benefits. Pensioner benefits to rise in line with the 'triple lock'. Changes to Universal Credit including a decrease in the earnings...

[caption id="attachment_6988" align="alignleft" width="200"] Hilary Lewis, Health Service Link Worker[/caption] Carers Leads Through our Health Services Link Worker, Hilary Lewis, Herefordshire Carers Support link with all of the Herefordshire GP Practices through a Carers Lead to ensure that all Health Professionals are aware of and understand carers...