Bay Benefits is a sevice offered by Care Aid Torbay to unpaid carers and thier families. Thier entitlements advisors will work through the benefits process with unpaid carers.
The service aims to support unpaid carers to fill in benefits and other forms such as:
- Carers Allowance
- Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
- Atendance Allowance
- Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
- Housing Benefit
If applications for benefits are turned down, they can also help with appeals.s
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- John Dudley or Kyla Hayfield
- Contact Position
- Entitlements Advisors
THe service gets very busy so please contact them for an appointment in good time, as if you leave it to the last minute they may not be able to support you.
The telephone line is manned between the hours of 9.00am until 2.00pm, on Tuesdays and Thursday's, if you do call within these times, and the phones goes straight to answer machine this is because the team are taking other calls, if you leave your name and telephone number, they will call you back within their opening hours.