Carers

Hammersmith and Fulham Ex-Carers Group


Carers

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Young carers

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H&F Carer Helpline

Do you look after someone with a long term illness or disability? H&F carer support service could help you.

  • We could look at ways of supporting you to take a break
  • We can tell you about other services that could help you
  • You could get access to a range of events and activities
  • You could get help if you are under 18 and look after someone
  • You can get advice on benefits and services for carers
  • You can talk to our carer support workers in confidence
  • You could get help for the person you look after
  • You could meet others in similar situations at our support groups
  • You can get a free information pack and newsletters

To find out more contact:
H&F Carer Helpline
Ground floor 
145 - 155 King Street 
Hammersmith, London W6 9XY
Tel: 020 8753 4616 
Freephone: 0800 996 1754
Fax: 020 8753 5880
Email: carersupport@lbhf.gov.uk

Open Monday to Friday, 9.30am - 4.30pm

The helpline is your first point of contact if you need any information or advice about being a carer.

You should also telephone this number if you want to apply for a one off carers' small grant (in most instances carers' small grant applications can be done by telephone) or be referred for a full carers' assessment to access regular packages of care such as respite breaks

Related information

Links to related information and resources on external websites (all links open in new windows):

» www.caringwithconfidence.com
» www.nhs.uk/carersdirect