COVID-19 information for kinship families
We are the national kinship care charity. We want kinship carers and the children they are raising to be recognised, valued and supported. There are 200,000 children in UK being raised by relatives or friends because their parents can no longer look after them.
Get free support now
You’re entitled to free support as a kinship carer and we are here to help you. You don’t need to fight for support alone.
Benefits and financial support
We know that this is an extremely difficult and uncertain time for kinship carers. Find all the latest advice on benefits and financial support
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