Services and support for carers

Carers Centre

The Carers Centre Tower Hamlets is the partner in our community supporting and promoting the voice of unpaid carers. The council in partnership with the centre provides a range of services which include:

  • practical support, training and resources
    • 1:1 casework and advocacy support
    • specific carer-related training
    • help with claiming benefits for both the carer and cared for
    • carers needs assessments
    • digital resources for carers – online training and forums
  • counselling and forums
    • bereavement counselling
    • carers forums and peer support groups
    • group and one-to-one support
  • social opportunities and activities
    • overnight carers retreats
    • inhouse activities and day trips
    • volunteering opportunities
    • alleviation and management of stress including complimentary massage therapy
    • young adult carers project.

The Carers Centre is open to all adult carers (16 years+) who care for an adult living in Tower Hamlets. Please complete the registration form for someone at the Carers Centre to contact you.

Tower Hamlets Carers Centre
21 Brayford Square
London E1 0SG
Tel: 020 7790 1765.

Community Learning Disability Service (CLDS)

Community Learning Disability Service (CLDS) helps parents or carers of someone with a learning disability in their caring role to have a better life.