Hi, my name is bush69! Husband going into nursing home. Will he still receive LCWRA? — Scope | Disability forum
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Hi, my name is bush69! Husband going into nursing home. Will he still receive LCWRA?

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bush69
bush69 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited December 2023 in Universal Credit (UC)
My husband is going into a nursing home permanently I know that I will have to look for a job now and claim uc as a single person , but my husband is only 64 he got uc (joint) and lwrca has he has dementia , his cate will be either chc funding or local council funded as he's in a nhs acess to care placement being assessed for his needs , will he still continue to recieve lwrca I'm his appointee through DWP 

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  • Beaver79
    Beaver79 Community member, Community Co-Production Group, Scope Member Posts: 20,110 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @bush69 Welcome to the Community. I do not have the answer for you but someone will be able to help you. I have answered to move your post back to the top. Take care.
  • Albus_Scope
    Albus_Scope Posts: 4,081 Scope online community team
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    Hey there @bush69 and welcome to the community from me as well!
    I'm sorry to hear your husband has to go into a nursing home, dementia can be a real stress to everyone. 
    I'm not 100% sure of the answer to your question, but I'll just rename and move your post so more people in the know will see it and hopefully give you the answers you need. I hope that's OK? 
    Albus (he/him)

    Online Community Coordinator @ Scope

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