Caring for someone else can come with challenges at times. It may be difficult to ask for help if you need it, but it’s important to find out what support you can get from family, friends or elsewhere.

Next steps

If you are a carer and need more support, contact the Carers Trust to find out about local services.

For more information about the topics covered in the page – such as Carer's Allowance and living well with long-term health conditions – see our guides and factsheets.

Call our Helpline to arrange to speak to one of our advisers.

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