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Alzheimer’s Society

  • Alzheimer’s Society is a membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

CQC – Care Quality Commission

  • The CQC regulate, inspect and review all adult social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in England.

Carer's Allowance

  • You can now claim Carer’s Allowance online as well as contact them for claim forms and decisions made on claims.

Carers Direct

  • Carers Direct – information, advice and support for carers.

Carers Together

  • Carers Together is a mentoring project, funded by the Big Lottery Fund and delivered by TimeBank & Carers UK. It is a free online support service for carers where you can chat online, privately & securely, to a trained volunteer with caring experience

Carers Trust

  • Carers Trust is a new charity formed by the merger of The Princess Royal Trust for Carers and Carers Trust East Midlands Care in April 2012. Carers Trust works to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring and unpaid carers

Carers UK

  • Carers UK is the voice of carers and the leading campaigning, policy and information organisation for carers. Carers Line 0808 808 7777.

Carers Week

  • An annual week-long event to raise the profile of Carers and the public’s awareness of them.

Carers' Hub

  • The Carers’ Hub is a resource for all those looking to commission and develop personalised services for carers.

Citizens Advice Bureau

  • The Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) has a network of advice centres across the UK. They offer advice on a wide range of subjects from housing and health, to debt and consumer issues.

Contact a Family

  • Contact a Family is a UK-wide charity providing support, advice and information for families with disabled children.

Counselling Directory

  • This is a free, confidential service that will hopefully encourage those in distress to seek help. The website also contains a number of sections on emotional disorders and provides some useful statistics.

Derby City Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Derby City Council

Derbyshire County Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Derbyshire County Council


  • Information for disabled people and carers. Directgov provides a single point of online access to government services and information – including employment, financial support, rights, education, independent living and much more.

Leicester City Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Leicester City Council

Leicestershire County Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Leicestershire County Council

Macmillan – Cancer Support

  • Macmillan are a source of support, helping with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need.

Northamptonshire County Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Northamptonshire County Council|

Nottingham City Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Nottingham City Council

Nottingham County Council

  • Information on services and help offered through Nottingham County Council

ParentlinePlus – Help for Parents

  • Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life.


  • An independent information, support and parental involvement network run by parents for parents.

Power of Attorney

  • Information on the different types of Power of Attorney, how to register and other advice.

Riprap – Young Carers of People with Cancer

  • Especially for teenagers who have a parent with cancer. In riprap, you can learn more about cancer and its treatment and through individual stories you can see how this might affect you and your family.


  • VoiceAbility, formerly Speaking Up, supports and empowers people with learning difficulties, disabilities and mental health problems to speak up for themselves. Tel: 01223 555800.




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