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Whether you are doing some shopping, going to a hospital appointment or having a day out there is lots of support to help you, and the person you care for, get about. 

There are national schemes that can help with accessible toilets, parking (Blue Badge Parking Scheme) and Motability.

Find out what discounts you, and the person you care for, may be able to get on public transport or vehicle tax.

You may also be able to get support to take a holiday.

Find local support

Contact your local carer service to see how they can help. Many carers' centres run trips for carers, with or without the person you care for.  

Other local organisations may be able to help with trips our and community transport.

Getting a break

Being a carer can be hard work and you might need to take a break sometimes. Find out about getting a break and respite.