Find local care and carer services
Money & benefits
Make sure you claim any benefits and credits that you, and the person you care for, are entitled to.
Don’t be put off by the word ‘assessment’. It is a chance to discuss your needs with your local council.
Getting a break
Being a carer can be hard work and you might need to take a break sometimes.
Health & wellbeing
Support to keep you, and the person you care for, healthy.
Out & about
How to park nearer to the shops, find accessible toilets and get discounts on public transport.
Working & learning
Support if you are are working, looking for work or wanting to learn some new skills.
Legal & rights
From making a will and Lasting Power of Attorney, to legislation and consumer advice.
Young carers and young adult carers
There are lots of organisations that can help you if you are a young or young adult carer.
Chat to carers online
If you would like to chat to other carers online you could try an online forum for carers.