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Carers Unit logoDo you look after an adult who is ill, disabled or frail and cannot manage without your help? If so, you are a carer.

The person you care for may be a relative or friend and may not even live with you...
You are a carer.

Are You Carer Aware?

The online Carer Aware training tool explains who a carer is, their legal rights and what services are available in Worcestershire to support them.

* Please note. The carer aware online course requires Flash to be installed on your computer, if you cannot access the course and would like more details please contact the Carers Unit.

The Worcestershire Carers Charter

The purpose of this charter is to describe what carers can expect when accessing support from key services in the county. The charter is a statement of commitment from these key services, download the Carers Charter.

Practical Training Sessions and Courses

Free courses and information sessions available for carers living in Worcestershire. They focus on providing information, useful hints and tips, practical knowledge and skills, and confidence to help support your caring role. They are also a great opportunity to get out of the house for a few hours and chat to other carers who may be in similar situations. Visit  to look at the different courses that are available, along with the time and dates they are running. To book a place on any course please call 0300 012 4272 or email

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