Swindon Carers Centre
Swindon Carers Centre is a charitable organisation, which is part of the Carers Trust Network. They were established to provide help and support to the 21,000 carers in Swindon. They have a team of professionals and trained volunteers who provide a wide range of support and services. Not all of these services may be relevant to your caring role at the moment, but it is reassuring to know that they are there in case your circumstances change.
|Telephone:||01793 531 133|
Adult Protection and Safeguarding
Adult safeguarding supports and protects adult: Who have needs for care and support (whether or not Swindon Borough Council is meeting any of those needs). Who are experiencing, or are at risk of, abuse or neglect, and as a result of those needs, is unable to protect themselves against the abuse, neglect or the risk of it.
Care Choices - Search for Care
Search for Care: With our easy to use search tool, you can find care that meets your needs, in your location, fast.
|Telephone:||01223 207 770|
Carers Direct Helpline
If you are a carer, the helpline advisers can give you information to help make decisions about your personal support needs and the needs of the person you're looking after.
|HelpLine:||0300 123 1053|
Carers Trust work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems. They do this with a UK wide network of quality assured independent partners and through the provision of grants to help carers get the extra help they need to live their own lives.
|Telephone:||England: 0300 772 9600 Wales: 0292 009 0087|
|Scotland: 0300 123 2008|
Carers Online is a partnership website. It provides carers, those supporting them and others with national and local information.
|Telephone:||0207 490 8818|
|HelpLine:||0808 808 7777|
|Fax:||0207 490 8824|
Social care and support guide on the NHS website
If you or someone you know needs help with day-to-day living because of illness or disability, this website explains your options and where you can get support.