Tel: Advice line: 0800 169 6565
207 - 221 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9UZ
Provides information and advice to older people and their families on a wide range of issues.
Tel: Free tel: 0808 802 0202.
PO Box 4338, Manchester, M61 0BY
Textphone: 0800 988 8657. Lines open: Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm / Weekends 11am- 4pm.
Website provides a step-by-step guide to practical help and support that is available for carers. Capacity available to search for national and local services that offer help and support.
Carers Federation Limited
Tel: 0115 985 8485
Carers Centre, 1 Beech Avenue, Sherwood Rise, Nottingham, NG7 7LJ
Provides information, advice and support for carers including black and ethnic minority carers and young carers. Works across the East Midlands, the North East, North West and Yorkshire and Humberside.
Tel: Carers Line: 0808 808 7777
20 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4LX
Carers Wales: 029 2081 1370 - email: email@example.com.
Carers Scotland: 0141 445 3070 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carers Northern Ireland: 028 9043 9843 - email: email@example.com
Provides information and advice on many aspects of caring such as benefits, carers employment rights and carer assessments.
Counsel and Care
Tel: Advice line: 0845 300 7585
Twyman House, 16 Bonny Street, London NW1 9PG
Works with older people, their families and carers to help them get the care and support they need.
Crossroads Caring for Carers
Tel: 0845 450 0350
10 Regent Place, Rugby CV21 2PN
Offers practical help to any carer, regardless of the age, disability or illness of the person being cared for.
Natural Death Centre
Tel: Helpline: 01962 712 690
In the Hill House, Watley Lane, Twyford, Winchester SO21 1QW
Supports people dying at home and their carers. Provides information on living wills and environmentally-friendly family- organised funerals.
Princess Royal Trust for Carers
Tel: 0844 800 4361
Unit 14, Bourne Court, Southend Road, Woodford Green, IG8 8HD
Provides information and support on practical, financial and emotional issues including respite (short-term) care and benefits for carers.
Relatives and Residents Association
Tel: Advice line: 020 7359 8136.
The Ivories, 6-18 Northampton Street, London, N1 2HY
Lines open: Monday to Friday 9.30am-4.30pm.
Offers support and information for people planning care or living in residential or nursing homes, and their families and friends.
The Afiya Trust
Tel: 020 7582 0400
27-29 Vauxhall Grove, London, SW8 1SY
Black and ethnic minority (BME) led support group, for those who are caring for someone at home.
Tel: 0845 458 8171
16 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3DA
Provides support to sick children and their families.