National organisations supporting carers

There are a number of charities and organisations nationally that can provide expert help and advice to carers.

Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. They work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring.

Carers Trust
Web:www.carers.org
Email: info@carers.org

Carers UK is national charity providing support for and raising awareness about carers. You can find expert help and advice on caring on their website.

Carers UK
Phone: 0808 808 7777
Web:www.carersuk.org
Email: advice@carersuk.org

Carers Direct is a free, confidential, advice and information service to help you as a carer. Calls are free from all UK landlines.

Carers Direct
Phone: 0808 802 02 02
Web:www.nhs.uk/carersdirect

Age UK
Phone: 0800 169 2081
Web:www.ageuk.org.uk

Mind
Phone: 020 8519 2122
Web:www.mind.org.uk
Email: contact@mind.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society
Phone: 0300 222 1122
Web:www.alzheimers.org.uk
Email: enquiries@alzheimers.org.uk