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Information and Support - Carers

If you or someone you know need support with a caring situation, the following organisations offer advice and support.

Carers Trust

Carers Trust provides support for carers, young adult carers and young carers, through a network of carers centres, schemes and interactive online services.

Phone: 0300 772 9600

Visit the Carers Trust website

Carers UK

Carers UK provides support and information to those who look after an older, disabled or seriously ill family member or friend.

Phone: 0808 808 7777 (weekdays 10am-4pm)

Visit the Carers UK website

NHS Resource for Carers

A guide for people who have care and support needs, their carers and people who are planning for their future care needs.

Visit the England website
Visit the Scotland website
Visit the Northern Ireland website
Visit the Wales website

Related Information and Support

If you have also been affected by dementia, organisations listed on our Dementia support page may be able to help.

You can find current information and support for issues covered by Action Line on the BBC Action Line website.