Carers Discount Newham
Having a caring role can sometimes take a toll on your finances. There are some organisations that have put together schemes to help carers get deals and discounts on everyday items and more, e.g offers on holidays. These can help you to save penny's making your money go further which can be crucial when every penny matters!
Discount for Carers offers carers, paid or unpaid, money saving deals and vouchers for a wide range of shops, holidays and utilities.
- Latest deals emailed to your inbox
- Free to use and no fees ever
- Save hundreds of pounds
- Exclusive deals for carers
- Over 300 big name brands
Visit their website for more information www.discountsforcarers.com
CarerSmart is a scheme put together by Carers Trust to offer carers discounts such as cash back, reductions, discounts and benefits on insurance, travel and high street shops and much more.
Joining is easy and free, once you’re a member, you can benefit from a wide range of offers including:
- Cash back on shopping from numerous high street retailers.
- Best rates from energy providers.
- Reductions on insurance renewals.
- Discounts on holidays and travel arrangements.
- Reduced price lifestyle activities.
- Free legal advice services.
For more information or to register visit www.carersmart.org
Carers Discount Card for Newham Carers
The London Borough of Newham and Newham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), in partnership with local businesses, have introduced a Newham Carers Discount Card to encourage the Newham community to do more to support and recognise the invaluable contributions ofcarers in Newham.
The card is available to carers who are:
- aged 18 and over
- are unpaid for their caring role (note that “unpaid” includes those carers receiving Carers Allowance or other benefits relating to their caring role
- are registered with Carers FIRST or Newham Council
The card entitles cardholders to an agreed reduction in the cost of a service or good at participating businesses who decide the size and type of the discount (i.e. percentage or cash reduction).
Carers with the discount card will be offered the agreed discount on presentation of the card.
Discounts include, Newham Leisure Centres (Carers will need to presents their discount card to be entitled to the ‘Get Active’ card on concessionary activity rates), Catto Pharmacy, Hi-Tech Appliances, Jay Wills Ltd, Munro Pharmacy and more.
The card is free to carers and only one will be issued per household.
If you would like an application form or would like to find out more about the discounts on offer please call our Carers Hub or visit: www.carersfirst.org.uk/newham/carers-discount-card
If you are interested in finding out which benefits you are entitled to as a carer you can find information on welfare benefits at www.carersfirst.org.uk/welfare-benefits