Organisations that Support Carers
Provides specialist information, support, advocacy and advice to unpaid carers and family carers. They also provide opportunities for
carers aged 8 onwards, to meet each other through carer support groups or social activities and outings.
A website packed with up-to-date information on what’s happening in communities throughout the South Ayrshire. There is information on
groups and activities including carers’ groups, walking football, knit and natter, sport, money advice and community transport.
Care Information Scotland (CIS) is a phone, webchat and website service providing information about care services for people living in Scotland.
Help and advice for carers including information on financial support, practical support, support and resources.
Carers Trust works to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is
ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addition problems.
The Carers UK forum is an online community where you can talk to other carers.
In addition to those listed above, many other organisations exist to provide information and advice for carers who are supporting people with a range of
specific conditions. View a list of some of these organisations.