In Case of Emergency – ICE

“In Case of Emergency” By adding ICE to your mobile phone, it allows paramedics on the scene to identify you, treat you and be able to contact your next of kin immediately. It is particularly useful for carers as should … Read More

Talking About Cancer – Free Online Course

What is the Talking About Cancer online course? Our free interactive online cancer awareness course has proved a huge success in helping people build confidence and “know-how” to separate cancer myths from facts and encourage healthy lifestyle changes. Join thousands … Read More

Carers Credit – Are You Eligible

Carer’s Credit is designed for those who are caring for others for 20 hours per week or more and do not qualify for Carer’s Allowance. If you’re not working full time, these credits can fill in the gaps in your … Read More

How to Apply for a Carers Permit

Did you know that if you live within any of the resident parking zones below and require a carer to visit you on a regular basis you can apply for a carers permit? A maximum of 1 parking permit is … Read More

Carers UK Website

Don’t forget Carers UK also has a great website with some excellent resources for carers Free guide to caring – A free guide to caring takes you through the essentials of what you need to know when you’re looking after … Read More

Slough Advice Centre

For specific advice including subjects such as Housing, Debt, Work, Family, Immigration, Benefits and Health and Care please visit our sister site Slough Advice Centre

How to Set up a Carers Self-Help Group

How to set up a Carers Self-Help Group The following resources have been produced to provide practical guidance for anyone looking to set up a self-help group. We hope it will resource more people within Slough to set up local … Read More