Disability Information Service

Information for Carers


Information for Carers

Support Groups for Carers

  • Princess Royal Trust for Carers is the largest provider of comprehensive carers support services in the UK
  • Totnes Caring a local volunteer run group for the Totnes area. Provides many services for patients and carer relief.
  • Saltstone Caring covers Kingsbridge, Salcombe and surrounding areas, provides support services and carer relief
  • Where can I find a Carers Group? support groups for carers of people with learning disabilities
  • DISC+ support groups for carers of children with special needs.

Agencies for Carers

  • Country Cousins introduce carers throughout the UK, to Clients requiring support to remain living in their own home. Care is provided by a temporary live-in carer for periods of convalescence or respite, holidays or longer term care.