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Universal credit

My son is my  currently works self-employed on his small farm and he receives care allowance for me . from the beginning of 2019 he will be my fulltime carer. And no longer farming is the care allowance all he will get or can he claim anything of U C . as well as the care allowance


  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger

    As you've given very limited information then he'll need to speak to his local CAB for a full benefits check. It's impossible to give any answers on an internet forum without knowing more details.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • mcrey1mcrey1 Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Thank you I will do as you suggest. .Does anyone know if pip is a separate payment from UC ?

  • Firefly123Firefly123 Member Posts: 525 Pioneering
    Yes Pip is separate from UC 
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