If you’re a carer, you might be wondering what support is available to help you – particularly if your responsibilities are affecting your health or wellbeing. If caring for someone else isn’t part of your job, you’re entitled to a carer’s assessment from the local council.

Next steps

To find out more about the carer’s assessment, read our factsheet Getting help from the council as a carer.

For information about other support available to carers, read our guide Caring for someone.

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