Looking after someone else can be rewarding, but it can also take its toll. If you’re a carer, it’s worth finding out what support is available. Even if you don’t need it at this point, you might want to think about what would happen in an emergency or if your situation changes.

Next steps

Contact Carers UK and Carers Trust for information about local support services or look on the NHS website.

To find details of your local council, go to Gov.uk or mygov.scot.

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