A Carer is a person who provides unpaid help on a regular basis to a relative, neighbour or friend who is unable to manage at home due to sickness, age or disability. If you are providing care or support these web pages will inform you of any assistance that is available.

What help is available We can help support the person you care for e.g. community meals, direct payments, home adaptations
Carers Assessment Let us assess you so we can find out how to help
Financial Support for Carers You may be entitled to carers allowance or a reduction in council tax
Suport for Young Carers A child or young person aged 8-18 who helps in lots of ways to look after someone
Short Breaks for Carers Arrange a short temporary break from caring
Benefits available to carers on GOV.UK A full list of benefits for carers and disabled people


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Last Updated: 08.12.2015 at 12:01

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