Help for Unpaid Carers

Lewisham is overhauling the help that they give to unpaid carers in the area.

Maximising Wellbeing of Unpaid Carers is a new service through Imago providing support and opportunities for Unpaid Adult Carers, Young Adult Carers and Young Carers We help Unpaid Carers get the support they need to maintain their own health, wellbeing and independence, and to care safely and confidently. The range of support available includes:

Single point of access
Named Wellbeing Coordinator
Support with Statutory Carers Assessments
Information, advice & guidance
Individualised & tailored support plans
Emotional & practical support
Access to financial support & advice
Quarterly Carers newsletter
Contingency planning
Unpaid Carers groups
Peer support
Free training courses
Unpaid Carer Passport

To find out more, call the team on 0300 373 5769 or email [email protected]