On this page find our A-Z of useful contacts for carers (numbers, emails and weblinks) - and click here for more information about other support groups and carers' activities in Camden.
Tel: 020 7974 5919
For people permanently unable to use public transport (includes Taxicard, Blue Badge and Freedom Pass).
Direct line: 0845 257 9406
Information and support by phone for professionals and family carers of people with dementia.
Age UK Camden
Tel: 020 7239 0400
Advocacy, advice, befriending, resource centre.
Alzheimer's Society in Camden
Direct line: 020 7561 4828
Tel: 0800 220 674 (Minicom or Text phone call 0800 243 787)
Advice and help on benefits.
Support and information for people with a bi-polar diagnosis and their family and friends.
Tel: 0333 323 3880
Tel: 020 7974 1491 (02079741492 open 24 hours)
Community alarm service for older, disabled and frail people.
Camden Community Connectors
Tel: 0800 161 5716
Tackling social isolation and loneliness among older people.
Camden's Information and Access Team (for Adult Social Care services)
Tel: 020 7974 4000 (out of hours: 0207 974 4444)
Camden Integrated Primary Care Service
Tel: 020 3214 5700
Camden Psychological Therapies Service
Self-referral line: 020 3317 5600
The NHS Choices website also has a guide to carers' rights.
Tel: 0117 965 2365
It offers a ‘one stop shop’ for accessible accommodation throughout the UK and gives carers more opportunities to access breaks
Helpline: 020 7974 1525 (choose option three for children)
Information of childcare and service for 0-19 years (25 for young people with special educational needs and disabilities).
Citizens Advice Bureaux - Camden
Adviceline, Mon- Fri, 1 - 4pm: 0300 330 0646
Independent financial and legal advice.
Helpline: 0808 808 3555
National helpline for parents of disabled children.
Tel: 01733 358100
Tel: 0800 319 6789.
National helpline for older people and their carers.
Tel: 020 7359 3639
Information and homebase breaks for families of disabled children.
Mind in Camden
Tel: 020 7911 0822
Support for people with mental health problems living in Camden, including carers.
Tel: 020 7697 4753
Support for the diverse Irish communities living in London, including carers.
Marie Curie Cancer Care
Direct line: 0800 716 146
National Family Carers Network
Direct line: 07747 46072
Promotes the voice and rights of family carers supporting a person with a learning disability.
Tel: 0330 088 2225
Homeshare is a programme that matches people who want help or support around the house with people who need accommodation and are willing to help.
National helpline: 0808 800 0303
Advice for people living with Parkinson's Disease and their carers.
Self management UK
Tel: 03333 445 840
For people living with long-term health conditions and their carers.
Tel: 07500 220 735
Work with family, friends and partners of those involved in substance misuse, whether or not they receive treatment.
Stop Smoking in Camden
Tel: 0800 022 4332 / 0300 123 1044
Talk to Frank
Tel: 0300 123 6600
Transport for All
Tel: 020 7737 2339
Provide expert information and advice on all transport services and benefits.