Connect to Support Bradford is a website for all adults and families in the Bradford district.
The service is to provide help and support for unpaid carers to have a life of their own along with their caring role. This is done by helping carers to discover opportunities for social and leisure activities as well as training, work and education If you would like more information please see the Carer’s Resource website Carer’s Resource website
The service works across the Bradford and Craven districts with locally based staff active across the whole area. The service is supported by GP surgeries and a range of health and social care professionals and is active in a range of community venues. Contact Carers Resource for details of support venues in your area. The service supports carers’ to lead a life outside their caring role and to take action to relieve the strain of caring.
Unpaid Carers of any age who live in or care for someone who lives in the Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven areas. People who undertake caring as part of their paid employment or their voluntary work for an organisation are not able to access this service.
Carers Resource also provide support to Young Carers alongside their support for adult carers.
You can access the service in person:
The Carers Service is provided for free, however, charges may apply for other services carers are directed to, including those services from a provider. The service will let carers know what charges apply.
Information on this website does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the Bradford Metropolitan District Council or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information.
Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with people with care and support needs will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.