Short Break Service

What does it do?

There are a wide range of carers breaks services in Bury including:

Sitting services that could include somebody to 'sit' with the person you care for, to enable you to have some time for yourself in the daytime or evening.

Group meetings with other carers or organised activities.

Additional support for the person you care for when you go away.
There are also a range of leisure and social activities that are aimed at carers, this could be anything from support groups and pamper days to craft sessions and coffee mornings.

Who it is for?

Providing a break from the pressures of caring is a vital part of supporting quality of life for both carer and the person being cared for.

Where it is available?

Local service (Bury).

How to access or apply for it:

For further information call the Bury Council (Carers Team) on 0161 253 6110

Additional information:

The latest quality rating of this service by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) shows: 2 Stars - Good


Info last updated:

Town Hall Knowsley Street, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 0SW