Are you a carer?
You do not have to be living with someone or see them every day to be a carer. You are a carer if you assist someone by helping with any or all of these:
- daily activities
- medication (giving it or preparing pill boxes)
- transport to regular appointments
- emotional support
There are many organisations, both locally and nationally, that are able to offer support and information to people who have a caring role. Key services are listed below: