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Support for Carers

These services offer support, advice and guidance to those who are providing unpaid care and support for someone, this could be anyone but is usually a family member or a friend.

Carers Voice

Carers Voice Norfolk & Waveney is a user-led organisation providing the independent voice of carers. Its vision is to ensure that unpaid carers throughout Norfolk & Waveney are valued, recognised, and supported with equal access to a good quality of life that is not prejudiced by their caring role.

The guiding principle that informs our work is expressed in the organisational mission statement:

‘To improve the health and wellbeing of all carers in Norfolk; through partnership working we will ensure that the voice of carers is heard and listened to, enabling support and services to be designed and delivered that reflect carers’ needs and interests’.

Visit Site: https://carersmatternorfolk.org.uk/carer-voice/

Call us: 0800 083 1148

Email us: info@carersmatternorfolk.org.uk

Caring Together

About Caring Together

Three in five of us will become a carer at some point in our life. Caring Together is an ambitious regional charity that provides emotional and practical support, advice and guidance to carers of all ages and their families, as well as opportunities to take a break from their caring role. Demand for our services has never been higher. 98% of our clients would recommend us

Our vision is of a world where caring is made easier. Caring Together is a partner of the Carers Trust Network.

We are a leading local CQC regulated provider of support for families in Norfolk.
We provide:
• flexible breaks for family carers by supporting their loved one in their home and the community
• information for carers
• support for young adult carers
• activities and individual support for children and young people with disabilities

As a staff member you would attend a tailored induction programme and undertake shadowing with other experienced members of staff before delivering care alone. We also offer a range of enhanced training to care workers working with specific disability and client focused needs.

The areas we can support with are: –

  • Personal care
  • House work
  • Companion ship
  • Accessing the community with trips out
  • Emergency Discharge from Acute hospitals (EHSS)
  • Night Sits
  • Day sits
  • Children with Disabilities
  • Breaks for carers
  • Children and Adults Domiciliary care and support for Adult Social Service.
  • Private care
  • Domiciliary Care
  • Assisted care
  • Early discharge & admission avoidance
  • Overnights
  • Children’s & Adults,
  • Specialist care,
  • Day clubs
  • Information Advice Guidance, Norfolk
  • Young Carers

Call us: 01480 499090

Email us: hello@caringtogether.org