Resources: Carers



Scope's - where parents and carers can find support and share experiences, disabled people can meet and connect online and professionals can pick up ideas and swap suggestions

- a place to discuss issues affecting the lives of people with learning disabilities 

for health services near you - click on 'support for carers' under 'most popular services' to find support for carers near you

 - RCGP & Princess Royal Trust for Carers   

Princess Royal Trust for Carers - (pdf) – thinking of carers in the hospital discharge process

(pdf) - HM Government

England & Wales

 - Your guide to care and support


- The Scottish Government

 - Support for people in Scotland with profound and multiple learning disabilities, their families and paid carers

- A national charity dedicated to the provision of short breaks for carers within their own homes.