Peace Of Mind 4 Carers

What does it do?

Someone from your local carers centre will meet with you and the person you care for and put together a plan. The plan will be kept on a confidential database ready to be acted on 365 days a year, 24 hours per day.
There are many types of emergency that a carer may find themselves in, for example:      

  • Being stuck in traffic
  • Being rushed into hospital
  • Serious illness
  • You will be given a carer identification card and a key fob with an emergency number on it to let people such as police, ambulance etc know that you are a carer in the event of an emergency.

Who it is for?

The service is available to all carers living in Lancashire.

Where it is available?

Local service (Fylde, Hyndburn, Lancaster, South Ribble, West Lancashire, Wyre, Burnley, Chorley, Pendle, Preston, Ribble Valley, Rossendale).

What it costs:

The service is free of charge and available to all carers in Lancashire.

How to access or apply for it:

For further information contact :
0845 053 0009
Email: acscustomer.services@lancashire.gov.uk

What to expect then:

Opening times are: 8.45am - 5.00pm

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

08/02/2012
Provider
County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ