Please be aware that all our events and carers' groups are cancelled at present. 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

  • 07 Apr
    The online version of our popular Resilience workshop is now available on YouTube. 07 Apr 20 08:23 AM to 10:23 AM

    Learn techniques to help you manage the everyday stresses of being a carer and build up resilience to get you through challenging times. The workshop runs over 6 videos, which include tips on how to cope

  • 03 Jun
    Beginners Skiing (6 week course) POSTPONED 03 Jun 20 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    A 6-week skiing course for beginners. Specifically for carers, this course has a high ratio of instructors to learners, meaning you can progress at your own pace. All equipment is provided. (Priority

  • 08 Jun
    Information event for Mental Health carers (Online) 08 Jun 20 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    This online session, via Zoom, is for adults accessing mental health services provided by Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) or those who care for someone who does. Sandra

  • 07 Apr - 08 Jun
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  • 10 Jun - 11 Jun
  • 12 Jun - 12 Jun