Carers Emergency Scheme

What does it do?

This is a scheme to give carers peace of mind in the event of an emergency, for example, admission to hospital.  The scheme provides support for the cared for person during the time the carer is not able to help.  The scheme is run in partnership with Gloucestershire County Council 

Who it is for?

For carers who live in Gloucestershire

Where it is available?

Local service (Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Cotswold).

How to access or apply for it:

Telephone Carers Gloucestershire on 01452 386283 or email from the website or Telephone the Gloucestershire County Council Adult Helpdesk on 01452 386283

Additional information:

It is important to register for this scheme so that information is at hand if an emergency occurs


Info last updated:

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