ANYONE could be a carer, a 15-year-old girl looking after a parent with a long term health condition, a 40-year-old man caring for his partner who has terminal cancer or an 80-year-old woman looking after her husband who has Alzheimer's disease.
Sefton Carers Centre provides free advice and guidance, emotional and practical support, training and a range of holistic therapies for unpaid carers living in Sefton.
In order to access our services you will need to register with us, which is free of charge. By providing us with your details you will receive information and support which is tailored to your individual needs. We are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 and all staff and volunteers are bound by confidentiality.
Our vision at Sefton Carers Centre is of a world in which the role and contribution of unpaid carers is recognised and valued and where unpaid carers have access to support and services of the quality that they need to live their own lives.
The following values will underpin and guide all that we do. We will:
Listen to carers
Respect the dignity of our carers
Work in partnership
Use our resources efficiently and effectively
Be a dynamic learning organisation
Be open, honest and transparent
Value diversity and equal opportunities