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Having children and raising a family can be expensive. There are a number of schemes to support families.
The government provides information on a number of different Benefits for families, including who they are for and how you can apply for them, including;
- Benefits calculators
- Care to Learn
- Carer's Credit
- Childcare Grant
- Claim if you were injured while serving in the armed forces
- Guardian's Allowance
- Healthy Start
- Help paying for childcare
- Maternity Allowance
- Maternity pay and leave
- Parents' Learning Allowance
- Sure Start Maternity Grant
Many parents rely upon childcare to meet the needs of busy family lives but can be overwhelmed by the cost of childcare.
There are schemes out there to help you with the costs of accessing childcare. As long as the childcare is Ofsted-registered, you may want to consider the following: