Carers

Interactive tools, smartphone apps and podcasts

  • Personal health budgets video wall

    Personal health budgets

    Watch real people talk about their experiences of taking part in a project to test personal health budgets.

  • Carer tips

    Carer tips

    A collection of real tips from real carers, on healthcare, personal hygiene, communication, behaviour and routine, provided by Netbuddy.

  • Carers photo essay

    Carers photo essay

    Photographer Andy Gallacher was commissioned to capture carers as themselves - at home as well as out having fun - with and without the people they care for. Explore the gallery to view the images of unpaid carers and read about their lives.

  • Caring for Jasmine

    Caring for Jasmine video wall

    Watch a family describe their experiences of caring for 16 year old Jasmine, who has autism, scoliosis, dyslexia and dyspraxia.

  • Dementia friends and family video wall

    Dementia friends and family video wall

    Watch carers share their stories of how caring for a loved one with dementia can affect relationships with friends and family.

  • Dementia carer tips video wall

    Dementia carer tips video wall

    Watch carers share their tips and advice on looking after a family member with dementia.

  • Carer self-assessment

    Carers self-assessment tool

    Use this short quiz to assess your situation as a carer. it then provides information that's relevant to you, and details of where to get support if you need it.

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