Carers Services

Carers are entitled to a FREE NHS seasonal influenza vaccination and a FREE NHS health Check every 5 years.

 

Additional to that social care can offer

Carer’s assessments

See if you can get support from your council, such as extra money or a break from caring.

Carers’ breaks and respite care

How you can take a break from caring for someone else.

Benefits for carers

Financial support for people who care for others.

Help for young carers

If you are aged 13-19 and you care for someone else there are people who can support you.

 

More information can be found here https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/social-care-and-support-guide/support-and-benefits-for-carers/

Being a young carer: your rights

If you are 18 or under and you care for someone you are entitled to help and support.