Are You a Carer?
If you are please let us know at Reception - we may be able to help you.
There is a wealth of information on NHS UK about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.
- What's your situation - Whether you need care or are a Carer both permenant or temporary, there is support available.
- Care services and advice - How to get care, the types of services and wellbeing advice such as respite care.
- Money and your rights - Do you know your tenancy rights as a carer? Are you aware of all the funding available? Do you need help with disability benefits or tax credits?
Contact Carers Direct
0300 123 1053
Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends. Calls are free from UK landlines.
Care and support services might typically include:
Local Carers Network - support for carers
Are you a carer? Do you look after someone? A parent, a partner, a friend or neighbour?
Carers Network is a local independent charity that can help you if you are over 18 and looking after an adult living in The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, City of Westminster or London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham.
They can help you with: carers assessments; information and advice; accessing grants to assist you in your caring role; social events and activities.
For more information, or to refer yourself, please contact Carers Network today:
t: 020 8960 3033
Carers network - flyer
K&C - drop-in sessions information 2019/20