Priority Power Supply in the event of a power cut

Remember if you or the person you care for has electrical equipment – hoists, NIV machines, oxygen machines etc, you can register with the SEB for priority supply in the event of a power cut. https://www.sse.co.uk/help/accessibility/electrical-medical-equipment-and-power-cuts#item1

Independent Financial Advice

Under the Care Act duties the council becomes responsible for providing residents with independent financial information and advice, which is fundamental to enabling people to make well informed choices about how they pay for their care and support. Slough Borough … Read More

Carers rights and the Care Act

The NHS has a wealth of web information available and it is all well worth exploring. This article does a great job of explaining the Carers Act and Carers Rights. http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/social-care-and-support-guide/Pages/carers-rights-care-act-2014.aspx

Carers Health and Wellbeing Advice

We love this page from Carers Oxfordshire which has some great tips for Carers Health and Wellbeing. http://www.carersoxfordshire.org.uk/cms/content/carers-health-and-wellbeing-0

Money Saving Tips for Carers and People with Disabilities

The Money Advice Service is is great for helping people to make sure they get the best out of their money and this link is brilliant for ensuring that disabled people connect with the things they might be entitled to… … Read More