We've got a huge range of events running this month including yoga, support groups, consultations, drumming workshops, autism support, dementia support and much more!

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Need support?

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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Anxiety and loss

As a carer, anxiety can be a problem, as well as a sense of loss, made worse as you see your caring responsibilities coming to an end. Join us to get specialist support.

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NAAFI break

Join our Armed Forces Carers Support Co-ordinator with a brew and a biscuit for a chat and a question and answer session. This is a special event for any carers who are serving, reservist, veterans and family members.

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Strength and balance: a 6-week course

Join us for a series of exercise sessions to maintain your strength and balance, helping you avoid falls. Especially useful for older carers.

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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.

Reem

Read 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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New videos for carers of people with Learning Disabilities

Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Trust have a set of videos to support people with Learning Difficulties, and their carers - with content particularly focused on concerns people may have because of COVID. 

Adult carers
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SCC Staying Independent Information

Adult Social Care has updated its “Staying Independent” webpages, including a big update to the Equipment and Technology information, with different ideas and suggestions on how smart technology and equipment can help improve independence at home for you and the person you care for.

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