Carers

Are you a carer? If so, please ask our receptionist for a carers identification form. After you have completed this, we will be able to assist you in meeting any needs you may have by directing you to the appropriate services.

If you are under 18 and spend a lot of time looking after someone in your family who has a physical disability, ill health or misuses substances, there are services in Walsall to help you. Through this service you can meet other young people who care too. This is run by Walsall Council and they can offer individual guidance and support.

Phone or text 07833 444167.

There is a carers emergency response scheme in Walsall.

To find out more about this service phone the freephone dedicated emergency response line on 0800 148 8920

Your Carer's centre is at :

The First Floor, The Crossing, St Pauls, Walsall.

Monday - Friday 9am-4pm (excluding Bank Holidays).

Helpline: 01922 636663 or 638849

Email: info@walsallcarersorg   Web:www.walsallcarers.org

 

There is a Dementia Cafe support group  in Pelsall. This is where people wih dementia and their carers can meet in a safe and welcoming environment to meet others and share experiences.

The Pelsall cafe is open the third Thursday in every month from 6pm -8pm.

It is at The Old Vicarage, Vicarage Close, Pelsall WS3 4AZ

There are other dementia cafes in the Walsall area, there is a list of these in our waiting room on the carers notice board.