Lots of practical information from the Carers UK website

There is a very comprehensive and regularly updated page all about carer’s assessment on the Carers UK website.

The page includes answers to the most common questions you might have about carer’s assessment including:

  • Who can have a carer’s assessment?
  • How do I get a carer’s assessment?
  • How will my carer’s assessment be carried out?
  • How will the local council decide whether I am eligible for support?
  • What help might I get?
  • What might I have to pay?

There a useful downloadable factsheet too.