All carers are entitled to an assessment of their needs, this is quite separate from the assessment of the person they care for.
Carers Personal Budgets
Carers Network can also help you to make an application for the Carers Personal Budget.
Further information here
Support for Kensington & Chelsea Carers
Both Gabriela Soltysik and Monika Halpin from Carers K&C, who you may have met previously, are now working at Carers Network as Information Advice and Guidance Workers.
Drop in to see one of them at an advice surgery (no appointment needed)
Where: Portland Road Practice, 16 Portland Road, W11 4LA
When: Every other Tuesday, 8am – 12pm*
Where: Redcliffe Surgery, 10 Redcliffe Street, SW10 9DT
When: Every other Tuesday, 2pm – 4pm*
*The Portland Road Practice and Redcliffe Surgery drop-ins rotate.
Please visit the events and support group calendar here or call office on 020 8960 3033 for more details.
End of Life Carers Project
Carers Network’s End of Life Carers Project is a 3 year project funded by the City Bridge Trust. It provides specialist services for carers aged over 65 looking after someone approaching the end of their life.
Former Carers Project
Carers Network’s Former Carers Project will support people whose caring role has come to an end. It is set up specifically to provide advice, guidance and support to former unpaid carers as they explore the viable options available to them after their caring role has ended.
Find out more information here