Yes your allowance doubles
It depends on how the care home is paid for your care
Answered - Admin Officer (Former Employee) - Glasgow
Only if self funding in England or Wales. Not in Scotland as they get free personal care.
Answered - Customer Adviser (Current Employee) - Scotland
AA payable for four weeks after being admitted to residential care
Unsure as never worked on AA section but I would expect you can but paid to care home.
Answered - Administration Officer (Former Employee) - Lincolnshire
From my knowledge yes they can.
Answered - Office Assistant (Former Employee) - Bournemouth, Dorset
Yes you can receive Attendance Allowance while in a care home. Attendance Allowance is a disability benefit for people of pension age. It is extra monetary support for those with disabilities and it is available regardless of where a person lives.
Answered - Account Developer (Current Employee) - Stockton-on-Tees
There are certain rules & regulations to go through for that.
Answered - Executive Officer (Former Employee) - Blackpool, Lancashire