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Caring for someone
Disabled people and carers
In this section, we provide information if you are caring for someone.
- Foster carers and shared lives carers
- Tax and benefits for carers
- Pension and National Insurance for carers
- Issues facing paid care workers
The Government published a carers action plan covering 2018 to 2020. This set out their high-level plans and how they intended to improve things for carers during that period. A report showing progress over the first year is available, but no update has been provided yet following the end of the two-year period.