Do You Care for Someone?

Carers, We can offer you a free flu vaccination to keep you fit and healthy during the winter months.

Are You a Carer?

A carer is someone who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who,  due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or addiction cannot cope without their support.

Your Rights as a Carer

As a carer, you have certain basic rights;

  • A carer's assessment
  • Request flexible working from your employer
  • Receive financial support through Carer's Allowance
  • Have your views taken into consideration by social services when they are deciding how best to meet the needs of the person you care for

You may also;

  • Receive assistance with practical help at home, counselling to deal with stress and information about local support groups
  • Arrange respite care to give you a break


If you are a carer, would you kindly register with the receptionist and we can add your contact details to our records. Contact:


Lincolnshire Carers Service
Lincolnshire County Council's Customer Service Centre and Carers FIRST working in partnership to deliver the Lincolnshire Carers Service
Tel: 01522 782 224


Every-One - making wellbeing personal
Tel: 01522 811582


Carers First
Tel: 0300 303 1555


Lincolnshire County Council Young Carers Team
Tel: 01522 553 275
(Young Carers under 18)


Out of Hours Duty Team
Tel: 01522 782 333