Below are useful links for carers from the NHS.uk website
Support and Benefits for Carers
Includes carer's assessments, support from local councils, respite care and help for young carers.
An Introduction To Care and Support
This guide is for people who have care and support needs, their carers, and people who are planning their future care needs.
Practical tips if you care for someone
Includes advice on challenging behaviour, moving and lifting people and medicines.
Care after a hospital stay
Includes hospital discharge and care and support afterwards.
Carers' breaks and respite care
Respite care means taking a break from caring, while the person you care for is looked after by someone else.
Work and Disability
Benefits for Carers
Benefits for under-65s
Being a young carer - Your rights
If you care for someone, you can have an assessment to see what might help make your life easier. This is called a carer's assessment.
Carers Direct – for carers