Carers

What is a carer?

A carer is anyone who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction cannot cope without their support.

Please click here for information on help and support for carers

Please click here for information on The Carers Cafe held in Biggleswade the 1st Saturday of each month

Are you a young carer?

A young carer is someone aged 18 or under who helps look after a relative who has a condition, such as a disability, illness, mental health condition, or a drug or alcohol problem. Most young carers look after one of their parents or care for a brother or sister.

Please click here for information on help and support for young carers aged 18 and under

Please click here for information on help and support for young carers aged 16 – 25