Welcome to Carers FIRST Medway

It is estimated there are over 22,500 people in Medway providing care for a relative or friend. Carers do an amazing job, and have the right to be supported. You do not have to wait until you are struggling or there is a crisis before you ask for support. The earlier you get help, the more difference it can make.  

  Find out what support we provide in Medway by visiting our Services pages or contact us to talk about your caring situation.

Latest News

Inform research into the impact of Social Care for older carers

Would you like to take part in research looking at the impact of social care for older carers and the people they support?


The study looks at the experiences of older carers, aged 65 and over, and the people they care for.


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Survey to shape Child-Friendly City

As part of Medway's aspirations to become a Child-Friendly City, where children and young people are at the heart of everything, Medway Council is consulting with young people, up to the age of 25, to find out more about what it feels like to be a young person in Medway and understand their wants and needs.

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Upcoming Events

Group & Events in Medway

Carers First Working Wednesday

Working Wednesday is a Monthly supportive on-line group for carers registered with Carers First who have either part tim...

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Care to cook Series 2 Episode 2 Lets talk salads Hot & cold

Come and join Tracey as she prepares some different salads, hot and cold dishes meze. sue.sutton@carersfirst.org.uk is ...

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Family Emotional Wellbeing. Workshop 2.

***** Please book via the Helpline. ***** The selection criteria previously agreed to ensure that we are offering YC/...

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