Carers Gloucestershire – enhancing the lives of carers

Carers Gloucestershire is an independent charity helping unpaid carers right across the county. In partnership with Gloucestershire Young Carers we provide information, advice, carer assessment and support planning, Carer Voice and other support through:

• Telephone helpline open 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday on 0300 111 9000
• Local Carer Advisers in each of the six districts
• Network of sustainable, locally based and run carer support groups
• Free, time-limited carer counselling service
• Local forums and support for Gloucestershire Carers Alliance
• Parent Partnership Service for advice to parents of children with special educational needs
• Carer support in hospitals
• Help to access breaks
• Magazine and e-bulletins
• Trips, events and training