Video category: Carers
We have a selection of videos for carers.
The "I cope" advert below features Helen and is
one of a series of videos used to promote the support
available to carers in Kent.
View a written transcript of the 'I cope'
'Do I look like I care?'
Our series of videos show what many carers across Kent go
through everyday. We hope they will encourage carers of all ages to
get involved in shaping the services they can receive.
Harold's wife has dementia and he cares for her full time. He
explains how a £200 one-off carer's grant payment has made a
difference to him and his wife.
Similar to fostering, but for adults rather than
children, adult placements are an alternative to
residential care for people who want to live or stay in a homely
environment, but cannot manage on their own
carers book club
A book club in Maidstone not only gives carers a break from their
responsibilities, but also provides the soothing company of others
who are in a similar situation.
Ashford walk-in centre for
The first walk-in centre for carers opens in Ashford, providing
support for carers of all ages in the surrounding area and a break
from their responsibilities.
A new 24 hour helpline and website are launched for people living
with dementia and their families and carers.