council tax benefit

Council tax

The Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading care and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. They produce information and advice sheets to support those affected by dementia. Council tax is levied by local authorities on residential properties in England and Wales in order to help meet the cost of local services. This information sheet explains that people with dementia and their carers may be eligible for relief on their council tax bill.

Benefits for carers: are you getting all the financial help you can?

Factsheet providing information and guidance on how the benefits system works, which benefits carers may be entitled to claim and how to go about it.