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

Visit their website for more information

Alzheimer Society Kingston

For people with dementia and their carers

Visit their website for more information

Staywell

For older people and their carers

Visit their website for more information

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.

Visit their website for more information

Carers UK

Carers UK is the voice of carers and the leading national campaigning, policy and information organisation for carers.

Visit their website for more information

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.

Visit their website for more information