We can put you in contact with Carers support groups in your area. We will also assist you to arrange the help you need to attend meetings, eg: transport.
Did you know that...
- In the last census there were approximately 5.8 million people providing unpaid care in England and Wales, representing just over one tenth of the population.
- The Government has recognised the important contribution Carers make and has given them certain rights under the Care Act 2014 and the Children and Families Act 2014
- As a Carer you are entitled to an assessment of your needs by Social Services. You have the right whether or not the person you care for accepts an assessment of their needs.