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Useful resources, tools and information

  • Am I a carer?

    Questions to help you recognise if you’re a carer.

  • Carer's assessment

    Carers Health and Wellbeing Check, which will usually be done through Devon Carers.

  • The carers offer

    A guide to the services on offer to carers in Devon and how to access these through a Carers Conversation (assessment).

  • Carer's Allowance and financial help

    Find out about Carer’s Allowance, how to apply for it and other benefits.

  • Training courses

    Free training courses available to carers through Carers UK Digital Resource.

  • Taking a break

    Information about how to get a break from your caring role (respite care).

  • Supporting carers in work

    Advice about what you should expect from your employer if you are a carer.

  • Technology and care

    A range of resources from Carers UK about how technology can support care and caring.

  • Upfront guide to caring

    A simple questionnaire to direct you to the information you need most.

  • Your rights and advocacy

    Helping you to understand your rights, where to go for practical help and getting your voice heard.

  • Parent carers

    Find support for you if you are a parent carer.

  • Young carers

    Find support for you if you are a young carer (under 18) caring for an adult or another child.

  • Our commitment to carers

    Our commitment to carers is that “In everything we do, we will take carers into account.”

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