Our aims and objectives

 

Care for Carers is designed to help Carers, Carers Support Groups, and Carers Organisations.  Membership shall be free to all Carers Groups.

Our aims and objectives are:

• Care for Carers has been established to give support, information and advice where appropriate to carers support groups in the UK.

• To foster mutual help, co-operation and friendship between carers groups, carers and those being cared for.

• To welcome everyone equally and take steps to make Care for Carers open and accessible.

• To make sure that everyone within Care for Carers understands and respects confidentiality.

• To listen to each other and respond with sensitivity.

• To provide accurate and practical information but not give medical or legal advice or make recommendations inappropriately.

• To support each other through trouble and problems.

• To work in co-operation with the health care professionals.

• To promote awareness regarding the problems and circumstances of carers groups and to encourage acceptance and support in the community.

• To use the income from fund raising to support further meetings, to act as an educational resource or to support projects that have been agreed by the committee.

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