Are you a carer?
If you are please let us know – we may be able to help you.
There is a wealth of information on the NHS website about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.
A guide to care and support – Information for carers and people who have care & support needs.
Caring for someone – Advice on providing care, medicines etc.
Care after hospital – Providing care for people who have been recently discharged from hospital.
Taking a break – Caring for someone can be a full-time job – find out about accessing breaks and respite care.
Support and benefits for carers – Caring for someone can be a full-time job – find out about accessing breaks and respite care.
Work and Disability – Guidance, support and help with employment issues.
Derbyshire Carers Association recognise that the responsibility of caring for someone who cannot manage at home without help often places great physical and emotional strain upon the Carer. Whether you care for someone for a few hours a week or for 24 hours a day, we can offer you a wide range of confidential and independent services, helping you to care.
Telephone: 01773 833833