Changing Carers' Lives

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About Us

Our team offers a range of practical and emotional support services to help make a positive difference to Carers’ lives in Manchester.

Whether you as a Carer are in crisis or just need a listening ear, we work to assist you and your families with all of your needs to help you regain control over your lives, and improve your health, wellbeing and overall quality of life.

For information and advice on any aspect of your caring role please call us on: 0161 27 27 27 0, Monday-Thursday, 10am-3pm

We are proud of our ability to reach out to new Carers and support them in a preventative way. We demonstrate that when timely and effective help is offered, Carers can be helped before breaking point – giving them the strength and resolve to continue to care for their loved ones. We support Carers at all stages in their caring journey as caring can be a lifetime commitment.

We offer:

Coffee Morning Peer Support Drop-Ins:

Our drop-in for Carers on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of every month, 10.30-12.30. Advice and support with peers in an informal & friendly setting.

Telephone Support

From Monday to Thursday we run an information and advice helpline for Carers. Talk to someone
who understands. Open 10am-3pm.

Social Activities & Breaks

We arrange a variety of fun workshops and days out throughout the year for Carers, including theatre trips, festive lunches and canal cruises.

Access to Grants & Training

We offer training opportunities including First Aid, Budgeting, & Emotional Resilience. We also offer access to grants, helping Carers to get a little time for themselves.

Manchester Carers Centre are a busy local provider for all Carers in the City working alongside an important range of complimentary organisations from the voluntary and statutory sector.

We are affiliated to the Carers Trust network of Carers Centres across the UK to ensure our services operate to the highest standards and we collectively influence and promote Carers’ issues and policy development at local, regional and national levels. We aim to improve services for Carers to impact positively on the quality of their lives and the individuals they care for.