Information for Carers

In this section you will find information about support available if you care for someone else, this could be a parent, child, friend or neighbour.

This includes information on support available to you whether you are an adult or a young carer.

Face-to-face chat with social care

If you would like information and advice on a variety of local support solutions for you as a carer, you can arrange to see a social care worker for an informal face-to-face chat. We have appointments and drop in sessions available in a number of community venues throughout the week. For more information please visit our Talking Points page.

Self-service online advice tool

AskSARA, is a very simple to use online advice tool to help you find solutions to your daily living problems. Just choose a topic and respond to the questions to receive a report containing useful advice written by the Disabled Living Foundation's team of occupational therapists.  You will also receive an impartial report of products that might help you. Other websites similar to AskSARA are also available.

AskSARA Self-service online advice tool

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