Carers

Birmingham Carers Hub

Forward Carers is a West Midlands based carer support service, here to make a real difference to the lives of people caring for an elderly frail, sick or disabled family member. Their aim is simple – to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of carers, young and old, including parent carers, so that families stay healthier and happier together, for longer.

Facebook: @BirminghamCarersHub

Twitter: @ForwardCarers

Telephone: 0333 006 9711

Website: www.forwardcarers.org.uk

Birmingham Young Carers

Depending on the level of support needed, their free service offers:

  • A monthly young carers respite group
  • Confidential one-to-one support with a dedicated worker
  • Training opportunities, e.g. first aid, fire awareness or building self esteem and confidence
  • Transition into the adult carers service once you reach 18
  • Opportunity to take an activity break, make friends and have some fun!

Telephone: 0121 638 0876

Website: www.spurgeonsyc.org

Email: birminghamyc@spurgeons.org

Carers Trust Solihull

Carers Trust Solihull are a partner of the Carers Trust and assist their network of more than 130 local branches throughout the UK. Each Carers Trust is an independent charity and together we work in a strong partnership to actively promote the wellbeing of family carers of all ages.

Facebook: @SolihullCarersTrust

Twitter: @SolihullCarers

Telephone: 0121 788 1143

Website: www.solihullcarers.org

Email: centre@solihullcarers.org

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 0808 808 7777

Website: www.carersuk.org

Email: info@carersuk.org