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South Gloucestershire Council

South Gloucestershire Council

Carers

About carers

Carers, sometimes called family carers, are relatives, friends or neighbours who look after someone who cannot manage at home without them

Adult carers

Advice and information for adult carers.

Advocacy for carers

Information on how people with care needs, including carers themselves, can access advocacy services.​

Dignity in care

​A campaign aiming to stimulate debate around the need for people receiving care to be treated with dignity.

Flu vaccinations

For some, flu can lead to serious complications. If you are at risk, now is the time to get your free vaccination from your GP.

Respite care

Advice and support for adult carers who care for the elderly, adults with physical or sensory impairments and adults with learning difficulties. 

Shared lives

A scheme to match adults with learning difficulties with carers in the local community.

Young carers

​Advice and information for young carers.