Are You a Carer?
If you are please let us know by completing this form - we may be able to help you
You can visit the following website to find more information, advice and support about the services available to you locally:
There is a wealth of information on NHS Choices and First Contact Plus about carers and caring. Below are some links from NHS Choices website that we hope you will find useful.
- Telling people
Caring responsibilities can make it difficult to maintain friendships or develop new ones. Telling your friends you're a carer is important so they understand and can support you.
- Taking a break
Caring for someone can be a full-time job, but it's essential that you take time out for yourself too. Read our guide to accessing breaks and respite.
- Housing and carers
Do you know your tenancy rights as a carer? Are you aware of all your care at home options? Do you need tips on moving someone around the home?
Finance and Law
Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.