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Planning for crisis

We know that people who look after a relative, neighbour or friend take their caring responsibilities very seriously. Carers often tell us that they are worried about what will happen to the person they care for in an emergency situation.


help for you in an emergency

If you care for someone you may worry what would happen if you had an accident or an illness. There are a number of ways in which you can plan ahead.

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emergency help for the person you care for

If you care for someone you may worry about what you would do in an emergency. Find out how you can plan ahead.

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carers direct

This is a free, confidential advice and information service to help you as a carer. Calls are free from all UK landlines.

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