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Bield Housing Association Ltd
Overnight short break opportunities are available at a small number of our Day Care Centres. Short breaks enable Carers to have a respite break safe in the knowledge their relative/friend is being cared for in a familiar sett...Contact: Bield Housing Association Ltd, 79 Hopetoun Street, Edinburgh, EH7 4QF. Tel: 0131 273 4000.
Caring for a friend or family member can often take its toll on you. It can have a detrimental effect on your health and leave you without the energy or resources to give proper care.
That’s why Bupa, in partnership w...Contact: Carewell – Helping you to care. Tel: 0800 011 4777.
Carers UK provides high quality advice and information to carers and the professionals who support carers. Our expertise comes from years of experience of dealing with the problems carers face. This is available through our w...Contact: Carers UK, 20 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4LX. Tel: 0808 808 7777.
Checking in at home
Checking in at Home is a personalised, automated,home call service that keeps you in touch and informed for whenever your loved ones need you. It is a 7 day a week telephone based service that gives you the peace of mind for ...Contact: Checking in at Home, PO Box 66082, London. Tel: 08448220640.
Compassion in Dying
The End-of-Life Rights Information Line is the only national helpline in the UK that supports people to make decisions about the care and treatment that is right for them at the end of life. We do this by providing info...Contact: End-of-Life Rights Information Line, 181-183 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2JT. Tel: 0800 999 2434.
Glasgow City Council
Across Glasgow, regardless of where they live, carers can access a range of services through locally based centres and projects. Support Services have been developed to support carers in their caring role. Thes...Contact: Support at home, Customer Care Team, Glasgow City Council, City Chambers, Glasgow, G2 1DU. Tel: 0141 287 2000.
Kiloran was first registered as a charity in 1994. We opened the house in April 1996 to provide residential supportive breaks for all carers looking after someone at home.Contact: The Kiloran Trust, 157 Blythe Road, London, W14 0HL. Tel: 020 7602 7404.
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Respite care and short breaks
Helpline (see separate entry)
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND. Tel: 020 8438 0700.
UNISON, Public Service Union
We can provide respite breaks for carers with day to day responsibility for a disabled dependant and breaks following bereavement of a partner or dependant child. Breaks are also available for those with a terminal illness.Contact: There For You, 130 Centre Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY. Tel: 020 7121 5620.