Where to get further help
Kingston Learning Disabilities
For people with learning disabilities and their carers
Mind in Kingston
For people with mental illness and their carers
Alzheimer Society Kingston
For people with dementia and their carers
For older people and their carers
Kingston Carers' Network
Kingston Carers' Network offers information, support and advice to people who provide care for a friend or relative living in the borough of Kingston.
They provide a regular newsletter to keep carers up to date and hold meetings to share information and to let carers have a say about what they need.
Carers UK is the voice of carers and the leading national campaigning, policy and information organisation for carers.
NHS Choices - Carer's Direct
NHS Choices is a national service providing 24 hour advice about a range of health and social care needs. It continues to run the NHS Direct 24 hour helpline 0845 4647 but now has a dedicated helpline for carers - 0808 802 0202 - available between 8am and 9pm Monday to Friday and 11am to 4pm at weekends.
NHS Choices has a well developed website which includes Carers Direct, providing a wealth of information and advice.