Government contacts for carers
The Department for Work and Pensions delivers support and advice through a modern network of services to people of working age, employers, pensioners, families and children and disabled people.
Information regarding Carer's Allowance, the main state benefit for carers, including eligibility and how to make a claim.
NHS Direct operates a 24-hour nurse advice and health information service, providing confidential information.
The Department of Health aims to improve the health and well-being of people in England. Here you will find the latest on the Department's work, as well as health and social care guidance, publications and policy.