Carers of Barking and Dagenham
Public phone: 020 8593 4422
Service offered: Information and support for informal carers. Advocacy. Telephone support. Social activities. Welfare benefits advice. Support groups. Information Advice Support Service and Independent Support for parents and carers of a child with special educational needs or young people with special educational needs. Groups for parent carers, carers of people with mental health needs, dementia, black, Asian and minority ethnic carers, young carers. Various training courses available for carers.
Target group: Carers, including young carers aged 8 - 18 within Barking and Dagenham and Thurrock. Parents of children with special educational needs. Adult carers.
Area served: London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Thurrock (Young Carers)
How to contact: Drop-in, phone (020 8593 4422), email or write.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Level entrance at rear together with limited parking space. Loop system. Limited wheelchair access limited to downstairs. Home visiting service
Languages other than English: Arabic, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu
Charity number: 1063485
Year established: 1996
Staffing: 7 full time, 39 part time, volunteers.
Public transport: Within walking distance of Dagenham Heathway tube or bus 174 from Romford Station
Record last checked: 01 June 2018