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Carers Allowance Unit

Address:
Palatine House, Lancaster Road, , Preston, Lancashire, PR1 1HB
Area serviced:
Nationwide
Telephone:
0845 608 4321
Fax:
01772 899 354
Opening times:
Monday to Thursday 8.30 am and 5.00 pm, Friday 8.30 am and 4.30 pm (phone)
Who is it for:
aged 16 or over and you spend at least 35 hours a week caring for someone who is ill or disabled.
Disabled access:
0845 604 5312 Text phone
How to apply:
0845 608 4321 or via advice worker
Sector:
Public

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