Carers

NHS Hertfordshire Community

HCT is working in partnership with Carers in Hertfordshire to identify and support carers. HCT values carers and we want to ensure that carers, whether they are a relative, friend or neighbour, have the opportunity to access all of the support they need.

Facebook: @HCNHSTrust

Twitter: @hctnhs

Telephone: 01707 388160

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk/carers

Email: engagement@hct.nhs.uk

Mind Carers Support Groups

Mind is providing support groups to allow carers to have time for themselves, provide opportunities to share experiences and information, learn new skills and meet other carers online.

Facebook: @HertsMindNetwork

Twitter: @hertsmind

Telephone: 02037 273600

Website: www.hertsmindnetwork.org/carers-support

Email: carers@hertfordshiremind.org

A Guide to Care and Support

If you care for, or help someone with an illness or disability, whether this is a partner, friend, other relation or even a neighbour then you are a carer. NHS UK provide a wealth of information on carers and caring.

Telephone: 0808 802 0202

Website: www.nhs.uk/social-care-and-support-guide

Email: CarersDirect@nhschoices.nhs.uk

Carers in Hertfordshire

Carers in Hertfordshire staff and volunteers work with and for carers, 1-1 and in groups. They provide information, problem solving and support. They also arrange a variety of ways for carers to have a voice and influence service improvements.

Facebook: @carersinherts

Twitter: @carersinherts

Telephone: 01992 58 69 69

Website: www.carersinherts.org.uk

Email: contact@carersinherts.org.uk

Contact Form: www.carersinherts.org.uk/home/contact-us

Hertfordshire County Council

If you look after someone who couldn’t manage without you, you’re a carer. There’s support for you too.

Facebook: @hertscountycouncil

Twitter: @hertscc

Telephone: 0300 123 4040

Website: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/carers

Email: info@hertshelp.net

Contact Form: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/ONLINE_CONTACT

Carers UK

Their expert telephone advice and support service are here if you want to talk about caring. If you’re looking for answers, their online information and support is the best place to start.

Facebook: @carersuk

Twitter: @CarersUK

Telephone: 0808 808 7777

Website: www.carersuk.org

Email: advice@carersuk.org