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I'm a Carer

This page has a list of links that may be useful to you if you are a carer

Borough of Poole Links

My Life My Care is an online advice and information directory for adults, particularly those with care and support needs.  This free, easy to use site means you can quickly find out about services across Poole, Bournemouth and Dorset that you or someone you care for may need.

List of carer information available in Poole.

Information on the available support for carers in Poole

Information and support about the Legal Rights For Carers.

Carers Assessment Information and support about assessments for a carer in Poole.

Benefits Information about the available benefits in Poole.

Respite Care For Adults Information and support for carers wanting to take either short term or long term breaks from caring.

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External Links

Carers UK is a charity set up to help the millions of people who care for family or friends.

NHS Carers Direct Carers support and information online. Advice on carers' breaks, Carer's Allowance, carers' assessments. Helpline, email and post.

GOV.UK Information on caring for someone, including support services, rights and financial support.

Carers Direct helpline 0808 802 0202 If you need help with your caring role and want to talk to someone about what options are available to you. If you are busy at certain times of day, you can send a message to request they call you back. They have over 100 languages that the operators can access/speak.

Richmond Fellowship is the biggest voluntary sector providers of mental health care in England, offering a wide range of housing, care, employment and community support Services.

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