Carers: Support Groups

Emma started caring for her mum, Marjorie, when she was 11. Marjorie had developed Mutiple Sclerosis and needed help with day to day living.

Help & Care was able to put Emma in touch with local young carers groups, giving her a support blanket when she needed it.

This factsheet will provide information about health-related carer support groups, learning diability support groups, mental health carers support groups, alcohol and substance abuse support groups, GP practice groups, and other useful organisations in Dorset.