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I am a carer, family member or friend

A carer is a person who is unpaid and looks after or supports someone who needs help with their day-to-day life due to reasons such as their age, a long-term illness, disability, mental health or substance misuse.

Did you know?

You can access information, advice, emotional and practical support from Barnet Carers Centre.

Barnet Carers Centre

I want to know what's available to me as a carer

Details of local and national support available to you as a carer.

Get support

I want to connect with other carers and support groups

Find out about the support available to help you look after your own health and wellbeing and talk and share experiences with other carers in your area.

Getting out and about

I want to know more about my rights as a carer

Find out about your rights as a carer, from free health checks to carer allowance.

Your rights

I want to find out about equipment to help me and the person I care for

Find the right equipment to help the person you care for live independently in their home and continue to carry out those everyday tasks.

Equipment and adaptations

I want to be prepared for an emergency

Apply for a Barnet Emergency Card to keep the people you are caring for safe in the event something happens to you.

Be prepared

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Let us know how we have done - send us your comments, compliments or complaints.

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Get involved

Find out how you could support someone in their own home and help them live independently.

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Events and activities

Search for an event or activity in your local area, from joining a support group to attending a training session.

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