Concern about your safety

If you are caring for someone and are feeling under strain or finding it difficult to cope, contact the Carers Service to talk to someone - call 01522 782224 (8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday) or email

If you are a carer and you feel at risk of being harmed by the person you care for, or you are concerned that an adult who is being cared for is at risk of abuse or neglect, call the following numbers or tell your GP:

  • Customer Service Centre - 01522 782155 (Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 6.00pm)
  • Outside office hours contact the Emergency Duty Team on 01522 782333

Online resources about managing your stress and wellbeing are available from Carers UK.