90 days from today is Sat, 24 August 2024

Surrey Police Federation

Action for Carers

 

 

Charity ACTION FOR CARERS SURREY

Action for Carers Surrey provide free, independent information, advice and support to unpaid family and friend carers aged 5-95, right across Surrey.

They offer:

  • Face-to-face and telephone support (call 0303 040 1234), for information, advice and signposting
  • 14 free ‘drop-in’ Hubs for carers, at locations across Surrey
  • A wide range of events (on Zoom and face to face): from learning, training and information, to wellbeing and relaxation, giving you time out from your caring role
  • Support groups and workshops
  • Benefits advice, including guidance on what you’re entitled to
  • A dedicated team providing moving and handling advice and training — helping you keep your back safe
  • Advocacy, and information on your rights as a carer
  • Carer Advisors to help you in Surrey’s main hospitals
  • A wealth of free resources, including regular newsletters, email updates and www.actionforcarers.org.uk
  • Specialist support, for example for parent carers, on dementia, mental health

Younger carers

  • Surrey Young Carers (part of Action for Carers) gives free support to carers under 18. They run drop-ins, forums, activities and groups and give young carers time out from caring. They also help schools in their support of young carers.

Contacts

Call 0303 040 1234

Text (only) 07723 486730

Email CarerSupport@actionforcarers.org.uk

www.actionforcarers.org.uk