Benefits

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27 Feb 2014 -
The Homemaker's Scheme makes it easier for a homemaker to qualify for the State Pension (Contributory). A homemaker, for the purposes of the Homemaker's Scheme (which was introduced from 6 April 1994), is a man or woman who provides full-time care...
14 Feb 2014 -
The Bereavement Grant is a once-off payment to help with funeral costs. Eligibility for this grant is not related to your ability to pay for the funeral. Eligibility is usually based on PRSI contributions.
07 Feb 2014 -
Carer's Benefit is a payment made to insured people who leave the workforce to care for a person(s) in need of full-time care and attention. You can get Carer's Benefit for a total period of 104 weeks for each person being cared for. This may be...
07 Feb 2014 -
Supplementary Welfare Allowance provides a basic weekly allowance to eligible people who have little or no income. People with low incomes may also qualify for a weekly supplement payment under the Supplementary Welfare Allowance Scheme to meet...