Carer support claims cut off date 5 December


Published 29 Nov 2022

Carer Support claim forms that are received by 5 December 2022 *will be processed/paid before Christmas.

*Dependent on receiving all information and documentation required to make the payment.

Whaikaha - Ministry of Disabled People looks after this service. Their Carer Support team will be working up until 23 December 2022 and will return to work on 4 January 2023. There will be skeleton staff working on 28, 29 and 30 December 2022.

Remember, Carer Support can be used more flexibly now. This means you can use it to buy items or activities that directly benefit the disabled person. For more information about Carer Support, like what you can pay for with this funding, check out our Carer Support webpage.