Carers Support Advice and Information
Find support and advice for carers in this specific area of ABLEize providing you with details of organisations that offer support and advice to carers and those that care for the disabled, elderly and sick including care for friends and relatives. The websites highlighted below also include carers forums, holiday help and social services information. Check out the valuable carers support sites listed below and enter individual website by clicking the highlighted title.
If you are a carer of a disabled or elderly person you will find numerous websites listed here providing dedicated carers support and advice, most websites listed provide general information including benefits advice, training details and how to receive help and support so if you do not see a carer support group in your area please select another website where you will undoubtedly find a whole host of disabled and elderly carers support services offering nationwide, advice and information and a range of valuable resources for all areas of England, Scotland and Wales.
As well as the sites highlighted below, also check out listing in your area by visiting our local services inside Disabled Groups and Clubs, many include carers resources.
Rescare is run by families of people with learning disabilities and/or autism. Founded by families in 1984, they offer support and information to families of learning disabled or autistic people across the UK. Get assistance with battles to secure good education, health care and residential provision. Check out their site for helpline contact, news, blog posts or how to donate.
Supports carers of a relative, neighbour or friend. Details of drop in centre support plus a telephone helpline.
A voluntary run carers group based in Kentish Town providing dedicated support and advice for carers. Site provides a comprehensive range of carers information including training, support, newsletters and assessment details along with telephone contacts.
Information provided by Edinburgh Council providing support details of carers including assessments, social care advice and information about holiday and respite breaks for carers.
Dedicated to providing support and advice for carers in and around Wiltshire with information about training and education programs, how to receive assistance and support along with news and details of carers group activities and events.
Providing comprehensive information and resources to carers of disabled people and the elderly in Hampshire including information about financial support, getting a break and how to apply for carers needs assessment.
Support and advice for carers in Oxfordshire. Site provides direct dial helpline contacts with information about benefits, carers assessment and also how to receive grants and breaks.
Information, support and details of carers charities and voluntary organisations as well as finance information and how to receive help as a family carer. Covers Bristol and South Gloucestershire.
Dedicated to providing carers support to parent carers aand family members in West Sussex. Provides Contact Details and a range of useful online resources.
A support group fighting for the true value of carers to be recognised. View news and campaign details and contacts in England, Scotland and Wales.
A national organisation providing help, advice and information to carers of the disabled and elderly throughout the country. Site includes details of money and benefits along with local support groups and how to receive help.
Supporting adult and child carers that care for a disabled or elderly person in Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Norfolk. Site offers helpline details, local support services, day club details and news.
Highlights support groups, information and forums offering support to carers of those with mental health issues in Derby and Derbyshire.
Making support services and advice available to the 18,000 people that provide unpaid care to disabled and elderly people in Essex. Find out more via their website with Clacton on Sea contacts and online carers resources.
London based support group for carers. View articles, publications and online dicussion boards.
Information provided by North Yorkshire County Council providing details of how to receive information, support, advice and respite care for carers as well as online assessment forms and a number of useful resources.