Caring Together - St Ives office
Unit 4, Meadow Park
Public phone: 0345 241 0954
Website URL: http://www.caringtogether.org/contact-us
Service offered: Caring Together is a leading charity supporting carers of all ages across Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Norfolk. We provide information and advice, run services in our local communities and campaign so that carers have choices. A carer is anyone, including children and adults, who looks after a family member, partner or friend who needs help because of their illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction, and cannot cope without their support. Services offered include hubs and groups, Listening ear and counselling support, Carer’s Assessments, Emergency Planning, Family Carers’ Prescription, training for family carers, groups and activities for children and young people with disabilities. Caring Together offer young carers and young adult carers support, flexible breaks for carers of all ages. They can also offer carer awareness training for organisations to help them know how to identify and support carers. This includes employers and organisations involved in education, health care and the community. They are CQC registered with homecare workers able to provide care in the home and in the community and End of Life and Palliative care.
Target group: Family carers of all ages caring for people with disabilities, chronic illnesses, palliative conditions, learning difficulties, mental health needs or an addition. Carers can be of any age; people with care needs.
Area served: Huntingdonshire, Cambridge City, South and East Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Fenland and Norfolk
How to contact: Phone (0345 241 0954), write or email.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 4.30pm
Weekends: Phone Service Avaliable - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Service is provided in range of locations including homecare clients homes.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1091522
Year established: 1985
Public transport: Guided Busway, St Ives Town Centre or Park & Ride stops, within walking distance to St Ives office
Record last checked: 02 July 2021