What support is available for carers?
As part of the Learning to Care project, we want to signpost carers on to the many other brilliant charities, organisations and resources already offering information and support. Click on the documents below to learn more.
Alzheimer’s Society: UK Charity that campaigns for change, funds research, and supports people living with dementia
Link Age Southwark: Provides volunteer support to combat loneliness and isolation in the borough of Southwark through befriending and social groups
Coach4Care at St Christopher’s: Initiative training ex-carers to become coaches for current carers looking after someone with a life-limiting illness
Healthwatch Southwark: part of Community Southwark, Healthwatch Southwark takes local people’s experiences of health and care services in order to drive improvement
Southwark Carers: Advice and support to enable, empower and enrich the lives of carers
Southwark Pensioner’s Centre (SPC): Supporting older people in the borough to live independent and active lives
South London Cares: Community network of young professionals and older people living in the community helping one another out in our rapidly changing city
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