Homemaker's Scheme


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The Scheme was designed to ensure that Homemakers do not suffer a loss of entitlement to a State Pension (Contributory) because of time out of employment to take care of a child under age 12, or an incapacitated child or adult aged 12 or over, on or after 6 April 1994. For more information, log on to www.welfare.ie.

Other useful booklets
A Guide to Appeal Hearings SW 53
Appeals Office, An Introductory Guide SW 56
Carer's Allowance SW 41
Carer’s Benefit SW 49
Homemaker’s Scheme SW 1
Rates of Payment Booklet SW 19

Last modified:30/05/2017