Carers' charities

Carers Direct

Carers Direct is run by the NHS and provides information and advice for carers. Information includes social care, finance, managing care and work / study and finding the right support.

Tel: 0300 123 1053

Carers Trust

Carers Trust believe in a world where the role and contribution of unpaid carers is recognised and they have access to the quality support and services they need to live their own lives. They provide a wide range of support to carers and can help you find local services.

Carers UK

Carers UK provide information, advice and support for carers. By bringing carers together, they provide a stronger voice which shapes their campaigns to make life better for carers and influences policy makers, employers and service providers, to help them improve carers' lives.

Tel: 0808 808 7777

Grandparents plus

Grandparents Plus champions the vital role of grandparents and the wider family in children’s lives – especially when they take on the caring role in difficult family circumstances. They provide advice, support and information.

Tel: 0300 123 7015