A carer is anyone, including children and adults who looks after a family member, partner or friend who needs help because of their illness, frailty, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction and cannot cope without their support. The care they give is unpaid, this is inclusive of both adult and young carers.
Are you a Carer?
Guide to conditions, symptoms & treatments
Advice, tips and tools for health & wellbeing
How medicine works & possible side effects
Care & Support
Options & where to get the best support