Carers of Disabled Adults and Children – Caring Issues

Guides and Advice for the Carers of Disabled Adults and Children

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Care After your Discharge from Hospital

You may need support and care services when you leave hospital even if you are medically well enough to be ...
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Care and Support Alliance

Initiated in July 2009 the Care and Support Alliance (CSA) now represents over 90 of Britain’s leading charities campaigning for ...
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Care Homes – Effect on Your Benefits

Advice on your welfare benefits when moving into a care home and leaving hospital to move into a care home ...
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Carer’s Allowance – Disabled and Elderly People

A Guide to Carer’s Allowance a benefit to help people who look after someone who is disabled or ill. You ...
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Carers’ Assessments – Local Council

You may be eligible for support from your local council If you provide care and support to a member of ...
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Caring For a Disabled Child with Special Needs

A carers guide to the special needs childcare services and things to consider for a disabled child such as specialist ...
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Caring for Someone who is Terminally Ill

A guide to the financial, practical and emotional support available to you and the terminally ill person you care for ...
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Caring for Someone with a Disability or Illness

Help for carers who look after a friend, relative or neighbour who need help because of sickness, age or disability ...
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Child Care Workers and Professionals for Disabled and Ill Children

Professionals and workers involved in the care of disabled children and children with health and social problems. see also: Disabled ...
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Community Care – A Guide

Community Care aims to enable people who have a disability are ill or elderly achieve maximum independence and control over ...
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Disabled Children – Service Providers and Organisations

Services, grants and welfare benefits to claim for disabled children and young people including, social services, the NHS and voluntary ...
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Early Support Family File – Sharing information about a Disabled Child

The sharing of information part of the Early Support Programme for the families and carers of disabled children under five ...
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Paying for Long Term Care – A Guide

A guide to your contribution towards the cost of residential care home and nursing home fees. Your local council will ...
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Residential Care Homes – Nursing Homes

A guide on things to consider if you or a relative of yours needs to move into a residential care ...
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Social Services – A Guide

Social service departments should provide information about what community care services you can obtain and how to get them. Social ...
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Special Educational Needs – Learning Difficulties

Information and advice for parents and those involved with a child with Special Educational Needs through learning difficulties or other ...
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The Care Act – Carers’s Rights

The Care Act 2014 sets out carers’ legal rights to assessment and support. A carer is someone who helps another ...
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