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1 in 5 carers worry about the financial impact of caring

15th July 2022

HomeNews1 in 5 Carers Worry about the Financial Impact of Caring

According to the Carers Week report 2022, 1 in 5 carers say that a key worry is being able to cope financially.

If you are a carer in Salford, there is help and support out there for you.

Visit entitled to and check what benefits you are entitled to with their free quick and easy online assessment.

Visit Citizens Advice Salford for telephone, email and face to face advice.

Salford’s Household Support Fund which supports vulnerable households with essentials over the winter period, has now been extended to 30 September 2022.

Salford City Council’s Welfare Rights and Debt Advice Service can help you work out what benefits and tax credits you are entitled to, assist with claim forms, and argue your case at an appeal if you disagree with a decision.

If you have debt problems they can help you draw up financial statements, negotiate with your creditors and represent you in court.

You are not alone.