At Barking and Dagenham Carers we provide advice, information and support for people who care. Whether you are a parent or child, husband or wife, partner, close relative or friend we are here to provide help when you need it.
Carers of Barking and Dagenham aims to assist carers living in Barking and Dagenham to be able to have an improved quality of life by offering services and support to enable them to access services more easily through active participation in the joint planning and monitoring of community carer and service development.
We also have the Memory Lane Resource Centre at 234a Porters Avenue, Dagenham which offers daycare and respite for people with dementia. Families can self-refer and there is a charge for the services.
Carers website has lots of information on it.
***DID YOU KNOW THAT APPOINTMENTS CAN BE MADE OUTSIDE OF OFFICE HOURS AT EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS***
The organisation provides the following to support those caring for an adult or child who is ill, suffering from a mental illness or has a disability including:
- Dementia Service
- Family Service
- Welfare Benefits advice
- Mental Health
- Support Groups
- Young Carers