we innovate to find new ways to reach and support carers
Information and advice Our services include an advice and information service for carers and professionals, dealing with a range of issues such as carers' benefits, community care and services for carers. We also provide a wide range of leaflets and booklets and a regular newsletter for carers, members and professionals
Support groups We offer carers the chance to meet with other carers through our network of local groups, to share experiences and reduce the feeling of isolation. We help new and existing carers' groups
Campaigning We raise awareness of the role of carers and inform Government and policy makers of their needs We help carers make their own voices heard where it counts
Tailored training We provide training to workers in the voluntary and statutory sector on carers' issues and carers assessments. We provide training for carers on carer involvement, assertiveness and media training to help carers develop a strong voice.