Young Carer Grant

Young Carer Grant

2nd February 2021

16 to 18 and caring for someone?  You could get £305.10

Have you been helping to look after someone who receives a disability benefit?

Helping someone includes things like:

⚫ helping them with their mental health

⚫ give them emotional support

⚫ help them during an illness

⚫ support them with a disability

⚫ support them if they have an addiction

If you’re 16 to 18, and you do this on average 16 hours a week, you could be eligible to get a payment of £305.10.  Find out more and apply here: http://mygov.scot/young-carer-grant