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.
There will be a weekly carer drop-in at Portland Practice, 16 Portland Road, W11 4LA on Tuesdays from 8am-12pm – which Gabriela or Monika will attend.
Visit the Carers Network calendar events and support group calendar here
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