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We provide short breaks for carers. Quite simply, we come into your home, step into your shoes and give you a break from the day-to-day stresses of caring. This might be for a few hours, an overnight stay or a weekend. We are flexible, it’s about what you need. We do this for individual carers but also for families who are sharing responsibility for caring.
Taking a break in this way takes the pressure off carers. It gives you time-out for yourself. It makes it possible to re-connect with your family and friends, clubs and societies, and to go back to or remain in employment.
Our goal is to meet the needs of the person you care for. In discussion with them and you, we will produce a personal care plan which may include any or all of the following:
Our Carer Support Workers will, within the boundaries of Health and Safety, undertake the role carried out by the Carer.
Carers Trust East Midlands recognises the diversity and levels of complexity with all types of disability.
Specialist services are available for those living with dementia and other mental health conditions.