Is your client claiming Attendance Allowance?
The Attendance Allowance is eligible to all those over 65 who require care. It is not means tested.
If eligible the DWP (Department of Work and Pensions) will pay £57.30 to your client weekly if they need day care, and £85.60 if they need day and night care.
There are extensive notes with the 47 page form on the link.
Your client will need
- proof of visits to hospitals/consultants outlining medical conditions
- their National Insurance number
- their bank details
- your details