A Carer is someone who looks after a relative, child or friend who needs support because of age, physical or learning disability or illness, including mental illness.
Below are some links that we hope you will find useful.
Voice of Carers Across Lothian (VOCAL) Tel: 0131 662 6666
CEC Advice Shop Tel: 0131 200 2360 http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/1352/carers/759/carer_support_and_advice
Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) Tel: 0808 800 9060
Community Health and Advice Initiative (CHAI) Tel: 0131 442 2100
ECHP Carer Support Team Tel: 0131 536 3371