You can see an online version of the most recent edition of our Newsletters at this website under the ‘News‘ section.

Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust produce regular newsletters containing information on forthcoming events and activities and services updates.

If you would like to go on our mailing list to receive a paper or Email copy of Caring Across Cheshire, to keep up to date with what is on offer including training opportunities and local drop in dates (which all Carers are welcome to attend), please call the Helpline on 0300 102 0008 or email advice@cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org

If you care for a child or young person who has a disability or who has additional needs you can opt to receive a newsletter full of information about local and national services aimed at Parent Carers.  We also produce weekly e-newsletters to keep Parent Carers informed.  To register with this service please email lisa@cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org or telephone 01606 352834

Our Helpline is Available Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm on 0300 102 0008

Other Services:

New !!! Brightlife Connecting Carers

  Are you a carer who is age 50yrs or over, who has become isolated, by your caring role, or because you live in a rural area? Is your caring role coming to an end or becoming too much for you to cope with? Do you have feelings of guilt or loss? We can offer bespoke...

NEW!! You Care,You Choose

You Care You Choose is a new service for new carers, or for those carers who haven't accessed our services for a while, who are feeling isolated. You Care You Choose is made up of three 6 month cycles of activities, the second of which is starting in April 2018 (see...

Benefits Advice & Assistance (West)

Many Carers miss out on benefits they, or the person they care for are entitled to.

Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust may be able to offer advice and assistance with specific Carer related benefit claims and help with the associated paperwork. Appointments can be made at our offices or at your home.

Male Carers Support Group- Crewe

This is a monthly group for Male Carers – the meetings take place in Crewe.

All male carers are welcome to attend. The group take part in activities, sometimes a trip, sometimes a speaker will visit the group – it is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your caring role and gain support from other male carers.

NEW !!! Read and Connect

Read and Connect is a Book Club that has been set up with funding from Brightlife to reduce isolation in the over 50's.  It is also in collaboration with the NeuroMuscular Centre and Cheshire Centre for Independent Living. So if you like reading (even if your under...

Helpline for Carers

We have a helpline available Monday – Friday for all Carers and Professionals.

Please call us for information, advice and support – we will endeavour to answer your queries, provide a listening ear for Carers who may feel isolated and sign post Carers to relevant local and national agencies. ALL CARERS are encouraged to call us in the first instance.

Emergency Card Service

If you are a Carer, you may worry about what would happen to the person you care for should you find yourself in an emergency situation and unable to fulfil your caring role.

Personal Budget Scheme (West only)

Are you in need of a break?

Our Carers Personal Budget Scheme may be able to help you.

A Carers Personal Budget is an amount of money awarded to you to give you a break from your caring role. You could receive up to £300 if you are successful and you can choose how and when this is spent.