Action for Carers Surrey
Enabling carers to have a voice and realise a life outside caring

Getting Help

For advice and support in Surrey 

Please contact our Information Service. Tel. 0303 040 1234 or email

For support for young carers (under 18) please telephone 01483 568269 or email:

Referral forms to access our services

Are available under the "Professionals" tab at the top of this site, then follow the link for "resources and referral forms" at the bottom of the menu on the left-hand side "In this Section".

Other Resources

There is a lot to know when you are caring for someone, from allowances and entitlements to practical help. There is a quick guide designed for new and existing carers in Surrey here:

What you need to know about Caring in Surrey

Support near you

Looking for some specific support in your area? Action for Carers covers the whole of Surrey. Please contact our Information Service. Tel 0303 040 1234 

Short Breaks

Most carers need a break from caring from time to time. You may be entitled to such a service from Surrey County Council

Short breaks

Moving and Handling

Learn how to limit the risk of moving and handling with expert advice from our dedicated Moving and Handling team.

Juggling care & work

Find out about your entitlements and what you can ask your boss for to make your working/caring life less stressful.

Dealing with work

Returning to work

Long to have some independence again? Find out about easing yourself back into work, doing some training or becoming a volunteer.

What else can I do?


Emergency planning - steps to take for peace of mind when you can't be there.

Emergency help