Finding services that provide carer support can be frustrating. We can point you towards services that will take away this frustration and provide the support you need.

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity, and they exist to support people affected by crime.

RESPECT

Men’s Advice Line is a confidential helpline for male victims of domestic abuse and those supporting them. We offer advice and emotional support to men who experience abuse, and signpost to other vital services that help keep them and their children safe.

Not In Our Community

Resources to help young people protect themselves and friends against grooming.

Karma Nirvana

Karma Nirvana is an award-winning national charity supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. They also offer a national helpline.

Humberside Fire & Rescue

Easy read information on fire safety for people with learning disabilities or autism.

Friends Against Scams

Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams.

Stroke Association

Charity concerned with combating stroke in people of all ages. Provides information about all aspects of strokes.

Scope

Supports disabled people and their families, especially those affected by cerebral palsy.

RNIB

UK’s leading charity offering information, support and advice to over two million people with sight loss.

Rethink Mental Illness

Works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life. Has a good range of factsheets on all issues related to mental illness.

Prostate Cancer UK

Provides information and support for people affected by prostate cancer.

Myeloma UK

Provides information, support, research, advocacy, education and understanding about myeloma. There is also an information line and a local support group.

Mental Health Foundation

Leading UK charity that provides information, carries out research, campaigns and works to improve services for anyone affected by mental health problems.

Macmillan Cancer Support

Provides practical, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer and pushes for better cancer care.

Headway

A UK-wide charity that works to improve life after brain injury. Through its network of more than 125 groups and branches across the UK, it provides support, services and information to brain injury survivors, their families and carers, as well as to professionals in the health and legal fields.

Arthritis Care

Provides high-quality information and support to empower people to take control of their arthritis.

Action on Hearing Loss (RNID)

Largest charity working to chance the world for the UK’s 9 million deaf and hard of hearing people. Information resource about deafness and hearing loss.

Together In Dementia Everyday (TIDE)

This is a UK wide involvement network of carers, former carers and health and care professionals who are working together to build a better future for carers of people living with dementia.

SCIE (Social Care Institute For Excellence)

There are video-based resource designed to help people look after someone safely at home, including behaviours, nutrition, and everyday support.

Next Steps

This website helps you to find the right support while waiting a memory assessment appointment and diagnosis.

Dementia UK

Provides support, information and advice about living with dementia. It offers a helpline is for anyone with a question or concern about dementia.

Dementia Carer

Dementia Carers can sometimes find it a challenge to stay positive, manage frustrations, take breaks, stay healthy, engage professionals, tell friends and family, cope with changes to their relationships, live well and support their loved one, and get the sleep that is needed. Dementia Carer has been developed to provide useful information and advice to Dementia Carers and has been put together by family members who look after someone who has dementia.

Carers UK

Carers UK give expert advice, information and support to carers in order to make their life better.
Carers UK are available to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don't have to care alone. They have an expert telephone advice and support service for if you want to talk about caring. And if you're looking for answers, they have online information and support. Carers UK continually campaign for carers rights, alongside having online support groups and volunteering opportunities.

Discount for Carers

Discounts for Carers is a dedicated service that connects those who work in the care sector to money-saving discounts with the biggest brands. Regardless of whether you are a carer for a friend, a family member, or if you work in the care sector professionally. Discounts for Carers have a wide variety of discounts and exclusive offers available, from hundreds of brands. It is free to join and you can save money at the places you love with vouchers, discounts and cashback.