Why Would Someone Need A Corporate Appointee?

If a person who is living in supported housing, a care home or a nursing home and is receiving benefits and social care whilst they are incapable of managing their own finances, they may need a corporate appointee to help manage their benefits.

A Corporate Appointee is an organisation such as The Money Carer Foundation that is authorised by the Department of Work and Pensions as a local partner to manage a vulnerable persons welfare benefits in their best interest and free from any conflict of interest.

A Corporate Appointees is usually appropriate when no identifiable (or suitable) relatives or close friends can be approached.

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