ARE YOU A CARER
If you look after someone as an unpaid carer, we can give you information and advice onhow to access specially designed services to help and support you
HOW DO YOU KNOW IF YOU ARE A CARER?
If you care for someone in your family, a friend or a neighbour who could not manage without your help, then YOU ARE A CARER. The person you care for may require your help due to frailty, illness, learning or physical disability, sensory impairment, mental illness or addition.
ST HELENS CARER'S CENTRE
If you tell us you are a carer we will enrol you with the St Helens Carer's Centre who provide a free confidential service to assist and support you as and when you require it. The provide:
Information and Advice * Advocacy & support * Carer Breaks * Benefits Service * Support Groups * Training Courses * Leisure Opportunities * Trips and outings * Coffee mornings * Newsletter * Relaxation Therapies * Emotional Support
If you would like to speak to someone at the surgery regarding accessing the services at St Helens Carer's Centre or any query regarding being a carer or caring for someone please contact our Carer's Champion, Mrs Elaine Hayes who will be happy to help.