Are you a carer?

You might not think of yourself as a carer and think what you do is just part of being a parent, spouse, friend or sibling. As a result you might be missing out on the support that is available.

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Help & Advice

Our Resources and Support Centre contains information and articles that can help support you in your caring role.

Resource and Support Centre

We Care.

Illness, disability and old age; there are many reasons why 3 in 5 of us will need to look after a loved one and become a carer at some point in our lives. It can be extremely rewarding, but it can also be tough. We can help.

How we can help

Our services include one to one support, befriending, complementary therapies, days out and breaks, plus free training courses, an online forum to connect to others, support groups and carer cafes. We also offer specialist support for those serving in the military and young adult carers aged 18-25.

If you are a young carer, check out our website just for you.

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Our Impact

“I feel I can carry on – I was starting to feel that I couldn’t do it any longer.”

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We support over 11,000 carers in Wiltshire.

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We rely on your generosity and support to enable us to keep doing what we do.

Ways to support

Latest Event

Virtual cafe

Virtual carer cafe
26 Nov 2020
2.00pm - 3.00pm
Wiltshire
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Employment rights for unpaid carers

For Carers Rights Day on 26th November 2020, our HR provider, Roots HR CIC, have answered...
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Kate’s Story

Up to June 4th 2012 I was just me, a nearly 40yr old, single, wine drinking, cat owning, sister, aunt, a friend, sometimes the funny one or even the fat one. But that was as far as my labels went and some I liked, some I didn’t. Then on that day I became a Carer.

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Young man

If you are aged between 5-18 and look after someone or know of a young carer visit our young carer site.

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