External Advice Centers

Carers Direct – 0808 802 0202

Free, confidential information and advice for carers.

Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends. Calls are free from UK landlines or you can request a free call back.

You can also ask for a call back in one of more than 170 languages.

You can send a query to our advisers by email.

Find out more about the Carers Direct helpline.

Find out what support you might be able to receive here – at NHS Choices.

For other general contact information download our contact sheet, this can be found here.

Information for Dementia Carers

For more information about help and support for dementia carers please click here