Call to boost carer money

PLAID AM Helen Mary Jones has called for a major review of the Carers Allowance, as new research shows that 1.25 million people in the UK care for more than 50 hours a week.

Ms Jones said she has written to the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Ian Duncan Smith, to argue the £53.10 per week allowance for a minimum of 35 hours should be increased.

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  1. Will carers learn their future today « Carer Watch's Blog Says:

    […] call to boost carers’ money […]

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