Are You An Unpaid Carer?
It is important that your GP surgery knows that you are a carer. We therefore encourage all carers making use of Universal Services to inform your GP surgery that you are an unpaid/informal carer.
November 2020 - Universal Services for Carers
Supporting Carers, enabling them and their cared for to live life to the full in caring Communities.
Telephone: 01785 222 365
Creative Carers is for people over 18 who look after someone living in Derby (partner, family, member, friend or relative) informally.
Telephone: 01332 227 711
Carers in Derbyshire
If you’ve just become a carer, or had an increase in your caring responsibilities, it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to getting help and support.
Carers Trust East Midlands
Carers Trust East Midlands Carers Services support over 800 family carers and the people they care for across Derbyshire. They offer a flexible, professional care service to people of all ages with a range of health conditions and disabilities.
Telephone: 0115 9628920
Derby City Council
Carers support information in Derby.
If you are caring for someone with a health condition, there are a number of forums you can go to for information and support.
Telephone: 01773 880 786
Derbyshire Carers Association
Derbyshire Carers Association recognise that the responsibility of caring for someone who cannot manage at home without help often places great physical and emotional strain upon the Carer. Whether you care for someone for a few hours a week or for 24 hours a day, they can offer you a wide range of confidential and independent services, helping you to care.
Telephone: 01663 745 500