In The UK...
1 in 8 people are carers, that's 6.5 million people.
3 in 5 people will be a carer at some point in their lives.
Everyday 6,000 people become carers,
Contact the Carers Hub on 0115 824 8824
Give support and advice, tailerd for you.
Signpost you to other support services.
Help you with assessments and benefits.
Who else can help?
Below are links to just some of the organisations available which can help to assist and support carer's.
Homepage - Carers Trust
Support for carers | Nottinghamshire County Council
Carers Trust East Midlands - Carers Hub for Nottinghamshire | Notts Help Yourself
Nottinghamshire Carers Hub | TuVida
Being a Carer - Nottingham City Council
Other Support available in Nottinghamshire County - Carers Federation
FamilyLine - Family Action (family-action.org.uk)
Citizens Advice - www.citizensadvice.org.uk
Can advise about benefits and allowances that might be applicable.
What can do you do if you need to manage someone elses affairs.
Nottinghamshire County Council - Carer Support Service
Request a carer's assessment
or a care needs assessment
Apply for a carers emergency card