Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. We work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems. Our vision is that unpaid carers count and can access the help they need to live their lives.
We rely on the generosity of the general public to donate and support carers in desperate need of help across the UK. Donate to Carers Trust and we can change the lives of unpaid carers for the better.
Your gift this Christmas can give a young carer the support they need to reach their future potential.
We're committed to providing opportunities for young and young adult carers to achieve and develop future aspirations and goals through our Young Carers’ Futures programme.
We provide a wealth of information online to help unpaid carers access the support they need.
Locally, our network of partners support carers throughout the UK, giving them access to help, advice and breaks from caring.
Carers Trust was thrilled to be joined for its annual Christmas carol concert last night by acclaimed actor Greg Wise, much-loved broadcaster and Strictly Come Dancing presenter Claudia Winkleman and distinguished crime writer, Felix Francis.Press releases 1st December 2021
The Department of Health and Social Care today published the government’s White Paper on Social Care Reform.30th November 2021
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Kirsty McHugh as our new CEO. She will take up the role on 21 February 2022.
A donation to Carers Trust allows us to reach more of the UK’s hidden carers and provide the support they need to care for the people they love.