Families as Carers - Support
Essex Carers Support
“We are a registered charity dedicating to helping unpaid carers get the best from life.”
Our friends at Essex Carers Support can help with many different things including a Time 4 You grant that has help many families in Essex have some respite from their caring role.
Carers First Essex are the commisioned carers service in Essex.
“If you’re an unpaid carer, aged 18 and over, supporting someone in Essex, we’re here to help with online help and advice, as well as practical and emotional support. Remember, you don’t have to wait until crisis point before asking for help – the earlier you ask, the bigger difference it can make. “
City of Chelmsford Mencap - Carers Connect
Carers Connect is a monthly information and advice group for unpaid carers in Chelmsford. See the website for information on the latest meeting.
SIBS - for brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults
Sibs, set up in 2001 by Monica McCaffrey, supports siblings of disabled adults and children across the UK. They provide information and support to siblings and try to influence service provision throughout the UK.