Support for carers in North Yorkshire

Carers’ Centres in North Yorkshire

Carers’ Centres and Carers’ Resources are organisations whose purpose is to give practical and emotional support to carers locally.

Some of the services offered include:

  • Confidential information, advice, emotional support and representation.
  • A carer’s assessment on behalf of North Yorkshire County Council.
  • Benefits advice.
  • Regular information by way of circulars, bulletins or newsletters.
  • Referrals to other specialist support organisations.
  • Information sessions, courses and other related activities.
  • Advice on employment.
  • Young carers’ services for young people who care for a relative, offering one-to-one support, clubs and new opportunities (provided by Action for Children in Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale).

The Carers’ Centres and Carers’ Resources work in partnership with carers, carer groups and other organisations to improve services for carers and promote their needs.

There are five Carers’ Centres and Carers’ Resources in North Yorkshire:

Craven and Airedale Carers’ Resource
Griffin House,
Broughton Hall,
Business Park,
Skipton BD23 3AN

Telephone: 01756 700888
Fax: 01756 799944
Email: info@carersresource.org
Website: www.carersresource.org

Harrogate Carers Resource
11 North Park Road,
Harrogate,
North Yorkshire
HG1 5PD

Telephone: 01423 500555
Fax: 01423 507777
Email: info@carersresource.org
Website: www.carersresource.org

Hambleton and Richmondshire Carers Resource Centre
32 High Street,
Northallerton,
North Yorkshire
DL7 8EE

Telephone: 01609 780872
Fax: 01609 788489
Email: info@hrcarers.org.uk
Website: www.hrcarers.org.uk

Scarborough and Ryedale Carers Resource Centre
96 High Street,
Snainton,
Scarborough,
North Yorkshire YO13 9AJ

Telephone: 01723 850155 (24-hour answer phone)
Email: staff@carersresource.net
Website: www.carersresource.net

Selby Carers Centre
Community House,
Portholme Road,
Selby, North Yorkshire Y08 4QQ

Telephone: 0300 012 0415 (local call rate)
Email: selbydistrict@carerscount.org.uk
Website: www.cloverleaf-advocacy.co.uk

If you would like to arrange a carer’s assessment, you can do so online at: www.northyorks.gov.uk (search for carer’s assessment). You can also make contact with the Carers’ Resource Centres above, or alternatively, you can email us at: social.care@northyorks.gov.uk or call: 01609 780780.