Our events have changed a little but we still have a lot going on. From consultations to mindfulness, there's something for everyone...

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We have support available for all Surrey's carers. Young carers, adult carers, professionals who work with carers, simply click below to find the information which is right for you.

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Our events have changed a little but we're still here...

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Coping with loneliness and low mood

Being a carer can be isolating, but understanding when you're feeling low can help. Join us to look at some constructive techniques.

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Dementia support session

Are you supporting someone with dementia? Join us for a specialist support session, and find out some helpful strategies.

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Moving and Handling - 'bed mobility' session

Do you have to help someone get in and out of bed, or once they are in bed? Our Moving and Handling team can show you how to do it safely - for you and the person you're looking after.

Help and support for carers...

We offer Surrey's carers all sorts of free support. Our expert teams have info on benefits and entitlements, we also run dedicated support groups and events. If you're having a tough time we have one to one support and can be on hand with advice.

Support groups

Support groups offer you the chance to chat with our staff, catch up with other carers

Money advice

Caring will often have a financial impact but there are benefits and entitlements in place to support you in your caring role.

One to one support

We can help you get to grips with your rights as a carer and help you plan so you can carry on with life outside of caring.

Every carer has a story...

There are more than 115,000 carers living in Surrey. They come from all walks of life and range in age from 5 to 95.

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Reem's story

Reem cares for her son, who has autism and now lives in supported living. She finds creativity and positivity helpful as a carer.

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Read Hasu's story

Hasu gave up a highly successful, international business in order to care for his wife and son. He thinks it's really important to ask for support when you need it.

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Read Rhianna's story

Rhianna has looked after her mum from a very young age. Although she found some aspects of school tough, she believes being a carer can be a positive thing.

News and announcements

A round up of the local - and national - news affecting carers

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Book bundles for young carers

The University of Surrey's 'Widening Participation & Outreach team' have a scheme offering children in need, including young carers, 'Book Bundles' to help them access literature and continue reading while not in school.

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