For information: Autumn Budget briefing from Carers Trust

Dear Friend Please find below a short briefing on the announcements made in today’s Budget which could impact carers and Network Partners. Autumn Budget 2017 Briefing There were no provisions announced to increase funding for social care in the short or long...

Introduction to Makaton

Makaton is a language programme that gives everyone a helping hand to talk. We are holding an event called Introduction to Makaton on 15th February 2018 to be held at Ruby’s Fund Sensory Centre in Congleton at 10.30 am until 12.30 pm. If you require further...

Help with Council Tax

If you’re caring for someone you may be able to get help with your council tax bill. Council Tax Reduction (sometimes called Council Tax Support) is a scheme run by local authorities to help those on a low income with their council tax bill. There are a number...

Carer’s Allowance

If you’re looking after a family member or friend, you may be entitled to Carer’s Allowance. You may be eligible for Carer’s Allowance if you meet all of the following conditions: you look after someone who gets a qualifying disability benefit- this...