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Are you a Carer

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Are You a Carer?

If you are a carer please feel free to contact the Practice Carers Champion - Shirley on 0115 9076960, she can help with support and information on a wide range of issues or she can direct you to other local services that may help.

Please read the following:

Are you a Carer

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Contact Carers Direct

0808 802 0202
Helpline Information
Office Hours
Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends. Calls are free from UK landlines.

Carers support groups

Finance and Law

Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.

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