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i was a registered carer for dad but did not live with him lived else where recived housing benefit
received carers allowance for dad but lived elsewhere looking after a friend who I could not register carers allowance as only for one person dad passed away in October I was receiving some income support and small amount of housing benefit I know the carers allowance pay for 6 weeks even after a death I believe I have now registered the other person I look after care for who I have done for 6 months as I have not changed address at all and the person lives at the shared address as me will I need to inform any one or do any other new claims other than the carers allowance which has been done as it states 3 months can be backdated for the new claim so there will be a transition I presume ..and no spaces of not claiming any carers allowance many thanks
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