Please be aware that all our face to face events and carers' groups are cancelled at present. Online events are running. You can still call us on 01992 58 69 69 (9am - 5.30pm Mon - Thurs & 9am - 4.30pm Fri).
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Carers Discount Passport Scheme

Carers Passport Discount Scheme

Currently more than 440 discounts/concessions available with the Carers' Passport card. Have you got your Carers Discount Passport yet?

The Carers in Hertfordshire Charity

Carers in Hertfordshire provides advice, information and support to unpaid carers - people looking after someone who is elderly, disabled, has a physical or mental illness or who misuses drugs or alcohol.

Ensuring Hertfordshire's carers are identified, supported and stay well, is at the heart of our work. We give carers a voice with opportunities to meet other carers. We also enable carers to share their views or experiences with those providing or planning health and social care services in Hertfordshire.

We support carers of all ages - children and adults - if they live, work or care in Hertfordshire. Our services are provided free to carers.

We also have a Care Service in Hertsmere, Three Rivers and Watford, which involves professional Care Support Workers providing individual packages of care to people with care needs through domiciliary care or Carers' Breaks.

Have your say

Use your experiences to help to improve the services that are available to you and the person you care for.

Carer services

Our services are available, free, to all carers who live in Hertfordshire or care for someone who lives in Hertfordshire.

Young carers

The Young Carers Project offers free activities, support and a voice to children or young people who care for someone in their own home.

A life of your own

Identify ways to make time for yourself; focus on your own health needs and access local leisure and learning opportunities.

Upcoming Events

  • 05 Aug
    Introduction to Poetry (Three Part Online Course) 05 Aug 20 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM

    Each session will cover a different poem and will be themed around syllables, repetition, and rhyme. The three sessions will run from 2pm - 3pm on Wednesdays 5th, 12th and 19th August.

  • 06 Aug
    Chair Yoga (Online - Session 3) 06 Aug 20 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM

    We are running three online sessions of Chair Yoga. You can join for just one session or all three. This is the final session.

  • 11 Aug
    Drug & Alcohol Forum POSTPONED 11 Aug 20 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    If you provide unpaid care to someone with a drug or alcohol addiction, this Forum enables you to meet up with others in a similar situation to you. You can hear from guest speakers about issues relevant

  • 05 Aug - 11 Aug
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  • 20 Aug - 20 Aug