National resources

Available below, are useful national carer resources to help you with things like mental health, carers rights and being a young carer.

There are links to downloadable documents and additional information on this site.

Self-Directed Support

Self-directed support (SDS) is about you being in control of the support you need to live the life you want, your way. It gives you control of an individual budget and offers choice and flexibility in how it is spent on the support you need.


If an adult is unable to make decisions, you might need legal authority to do certain things for them. If there’s nothing legal already in place – like a power of attorney – giving someone power to do those things, a guardianship order can help.

Covid 19 wellbeing

Covid-19 remains in our everyday lives, still posing a threat to our health and the health of our loved ones. We have some handy tips on how to stay well and avoid catching the virus.

Power Of Attorney

A power of attorney is a legal document that allows someone to make decisions for you or act on your behalf in the event that you become unable to.