Money and legal matters
- Am I entitled to any financial support as a carer?
- What about financial support for the person I care for?
- What should I do if I think that the person I look after is losing the ability to make decisions or manage their financial affairs?
- Is there anywhere locally where I can obtain help and advice on money and legal matters?
- Useful links
Decisions and managing affairs for someone
The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) protects your money, health and welfare, if you can't make all your own decisions.
Gloucestershire County Council's Mental Capacity Act webpage has information on the Act and how it affects carers.
Page updated: 17/05/2022