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.
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.
A carer's assessment or Adult Carers Support Plan (in Scotland) is a chance to discuss your needs with your local council.
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.
How your school can support young carers
Find out about initiatives making it easier for schools to support young carers.