Social Security Experience Panels: Carer's Allowance Supplement - experiences

This report outlines the research on the surveys conducted with experience panel members who have experience of Carer’s Allowance, to get some feedback on their experience of Carer’s Allowance Supplement.

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Experience of Carer’s Allowance Supplement 

Nearly nine in ten respondents who responded to this survey had received the Carer’s Allowance Supplement payment (89 per cent). Those who said that they had not received a Carer’s Allowance Supplement payment or were not sure if they had, were not asked to complete the rest of the survey. The number of responses used in this report is therefore 114. 

Table 6: Respondent experience of Carer’s Allowance Supplement. (n= 129)

Experience of CAS %
Yes, in September 2018 7
Yes, in December 2018 12
Yes, I received both payments 70
No, I have not received a CAS payment 9
I don’t know 2
Total 100



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