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

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

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

Age UK
Phone: 0800 169 2081

Phone: 020 8519 2122

Alzheimer's Society
Phone: 0300 222 1122