Carers FIRST is a charity supporting carers across South and North West Kent, Medway, Lincolnshire and Waltham Forest. Carers can be of any age and is someone who provides support for a friend or relative who due to ill health, physical or mental illness, disability, frailty, or addiction cannot manage without this help.

Our services include: Information, advice and guidance, emotional and practical help, access to statutory carers assessments, emergency planning, social activities, training, and events, support groups, welfare benefits advice, access to respite services through our Home and Community Team*. Our Carers Support Workers are based in the community offering carers support locally.

*currently Kent & Medway only