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Can you claim pip if you get caree allowance

berry123
berry123 Member Posts: 264 Pioneering
Can you claim if you get carer allowance 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 24,731 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    I claim carers allowance for looking after my daughter and i also claim PIP for myself. Although the things i do for my daughter are not physical things so it doesn't contradict the reasons why i'm claiming PIP. Therefore the answer is it depends on your caring duties and the reasons for claiming PIP.
  • berry123
    berry123 Member Posts: 264 Pioneering
    Oh thank you poppy so much  same here I dont do physical things for my father in law  . My severe asthma and tachycardia limits me doing alot of things god bless my daughter she only 18 she helps me alot and driving since 9 months

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