Carers First is a local organisation that can provide a wide range of services to unpaid carers in Waltham Forest, including:
* Help with Social Services
* Support Groups
* Trips and activities
* A carers’ newsletter
* A listening ear
To find out what kind of support is available, you can contact Carers FIRST by telephone on 0300 303 1555.
Did you know, as a carer, you are entitled to an annual health check and free influenza vaccine. The Practice has produced a Carers Pack which includes some general information that may be useful in addition to a list of useful contacts.
You may also like to access a useful publication – Carers’ rights guide which is available from Carers UK - shopcarersuk.org
This publication is available to download free of charge.