CARERS INFORMATION

Signpost Stockport for Carers

An independent local charity who have been supporting carers for more than 30 years. If you’re a Stockport carer or caring for somebody living in Stockport, we’re here for you.

Read the latest edition of Carelink which once again covers a wide range of Stockport based topics, providing information for you and your family.

 

The Being You Centre@ St Ann's

When you’re living with a life-limiting illness, you might experience physical, psychological, emotional or social issues which mean that you don’t quite feel like you. St Annes Hospice help you get back to feeling like yourself again.
They support people aged 18 and above who have a cancer or non-cancer life-limiting illness and provide specialist palliative care for patients at all stages of their illness. The sooner they are involved, the more they can help.

The Being You Centre at Heald Green and Little Hulton offers services face to face, online and over the phone. 

All  services are free of charge for patients, carers and families.

You can get in touch on the numbers below, or email 

 If you’d like to ask questions about the services or discuss any concerns. 
St Ann’s Hospice, Heald Green
St Ann’s Road North, Heald Green, 
Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 3SZ
The Being You Centre: 0161 498 3612
Main hospice switchboard: 0161 437 8136

 

Cheshire East Carers Hub

Cheshire East Council has launched a service that offers support to thousands of carers, including unpaid carers, across the borough during the current Covid-19 crisis. Anyone who thinks they are a carer is urged to register

by calling 0300 303 0208, emailing the Carers Hub or by visiting  Cheshire East Carers Hub

Help is on hand which includes a 24/7 carers helpline, support to access funds and grants, access to counselling and help with health and wellbeing activities.

 

We are recommending carers to register with Signpost for a Connecting Carers Card, a form of photo ID, proving that you are an unpaid carer..

Registering as a carer if you live in the Stockport area

Registering as a carer if you live in the Cheshire East area

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