It’s National Carers Week and time to celebrate the many family members and friends who care for people with disability. This can be both a challenging and rewarding job and for many goes throughout the lifetime of the person with disability.
If you are a carer, you probably already know that there is a great deal of support available, although sometimes accessing that support can feel overwhelming. The Carer Gateway website identifies respite, financial help, skills, counselling and much more.
One of their articles – Are you a parent? 10 ways to make your life easier gives tips to help parents they include
If you are in need of respite care, please contact us to let us know what your needs are. We would love to hear from you.