The carers benefit card provides unpaid carers, including kinship carers, with access to a range of discounts on services and activities. You can read our Carers Care Leaflet [682kb] for more information.
All carers over 18 years of age who live in Glasgow, who provide care for a Glasgow resident, are entitled to receive a carer's privilege card free of charge. Unpaid carers currently registered with one of Glasgow's six carer centres will automatically receive a carers privilege card. If you are not known to carer services in Glasgow please complete a Carers Self Assessment form [213kb]
Some of the savings the carer's benefit card entitles you to includes:
You can find more information on the offers [1Mb].
If you are currently registered as a carer then contact your local carer's centre and ask for a card. If you are not known to carer services in Glasgow please complete a Carers Self Assessment form [213kb]
In recognition and gratitude of the vital role carers play across our city, Glasgow Cares is working with businesses to offer a range of discounted products, services and activities during Carers Week 2016, giving carers a break from their caring responsibilities and a chance to focus on their own wellbeing. You can find more information by reading the poster [2Mb] or visiting the website.