Carers

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.

Help for Carers

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

Neath Port Talbot Young Carers Service

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

Dewis Cymru

Local directory of organisations and services to support your wellbeing