Welcome to our Information Hub. Here you will find advice on a variety of topics including links to external specialist sites. 


Carers First has a single point of access for carers and anyone wanting to find out more about us and the services we offer. 

Carers Assessment

Your opportunity to talk to someone about your caring role and the impact it may have on your life.

Respite Care

It's important to take a break from care if you need one. Find out about respite care and how you arrange it.

Financial Support

Information about what additional financial support you might be entitled to and how to claim it.

Legal Issues

Information about future planning, wills and powers of attorney 

Care Needs Assessment

Find out how you might be able to get help if the person you care for needs extra support.

End of Life

There is help and support for you if the person you are caring for is sadly nearing the end of their life.

Working Carers

It can be difficult juggling work and care. Find out what support you could ask for.

Technology and Digital

Information about telecare, gadgets and technology which could help make your life easier

Managing at Home

Find out what equipment is available you can use to make your home feel safer.

Looking After You

It's important to look after your own health so you are able to continue with your caring role

Keeping Safe

Everyone has the right to live free from abuse, harm and neglect.