Welcome to Carers Support Merton

 
Working together to enable unpaid carers to lead a fulfilling life.

Mentor a Young Carer

We're looking for volunteer mentors to inspire Young Carers to reach their full potential and achieve their goals.

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Author: Joe Collins

Annual Review 2019-2020

Read our Annual Review to learn how we support unpaid family Carers in Merton to receive the recognition they deserve and have their voices heard.

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Author: Joe Collins

Merton COVID-19 Community Response Hub

The Merton COVID-19 Community Response Hub offers support and help to isolated households and those at risk from Covid-19.

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Author: Joe Collins

Our Impact

77%

Engagement in education

77% of young carers engaging in our service showed improved attendance and engagement in learning.

100%

Reduced isolation

100% of adult carers engaging in our activities and support groups reported feeling less isolated and alone.

68%

Better lifestyle choices

68% of young carers engaging in our service reported making better lifestyle choices.

Why Young Carers are paying the price for caring

Six ways you can help to protect Young Carers' futures

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Author: Elizabeth Lloyd-Owen

Cooking up a break for Merton's Carers

Chefs from Feeding Communities and Thomas Franks Foundation cooked up a break for Merton's Carers, preparing and delivering over 500 restaurant-style meals for Carers and their families.

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Author: Elizabeth Lloyd-Owen

We're hiring

We’re looking for an experienced Finance Manager to join our friendly team

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Author: Elizabeth Lloyd-Owen

News

  • We're hiring

    We’re looking for an experienced Finance Manager to join our friendly team Read more

  • Census 2021

    Ensuring we #CountCarersIn on Census Day, 21 March 2021 Read more

  • Young Carers Action Day

    Listen to Halima talking about growing up as a Young Carer in Merton. Read more