Unwaged adult carers in Manchester are able access the Contact Point for information, advice and support for a range of issues with just a phone call, email or click of the mouse. Trained advice workers are able to answer your queries or direct you to the relevant service. No question is too big or too small.
Gaddum, LMCP Care Link, Manchester Carers Forum and Wai Yin Society have over 300 years of expertise between them in serving a diverse range of communities in Manchester including Chinese and Southeast Asian carers.
This means there are advice workers available to offer advice and support in different languages, on a range of issues including:
- Benefits and financial advice
- Bereavement support
- Employment advice
- Your rights as a carer
- Older carers
- Support for parent carers
We offer a safe space to talk about and discuss your caring role and will be able to signpost you to community services should you need them or make a referral for ongoing support.
Our Contact Point phone line – 0161 543 8000, is open Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm. For more information contact Carers Manchester.
“Normally I don’t write emails but the Contact Point definitely deserves a BIG thank you,” Carer
“I had no idea the Contact Point service could help with so many things and it’s a relief to me now to know about it!” Carer
“I feel so supported,” Carer
Who to contact
Where to go
- Carers Manchester
St Wilfrid's Enterprise Centre
- M15 5BJ
- View M15 5BJ on a map
- Associated Cost
- Referral not required