How To Use The Forum
Registering – if you are already registered with carers first you can log in using your email address and post code.
If you are not yet registered with Carers FIRST you will need to provide a little more information about yourself first before you can register an account.
How do I Change my Password?
To change your password click on ‘my profile’ and then select ‘change password’.
If you have forgotten your password
Click ‘I have forgotten my password’ and an email will be sent to the address provided on your registration with instructions on how to reset this.
Remember to check your 'junk' email folder when you have reset your password. Sometimes the email may be sent to here. It will be sent by firstname.lastname@example.org.
Navigating the Forum
The forum is split into a number of categories in which discussion can take place. To choose a category simply click on the name of the category of which you would like to view. These categories are then split into smaller subcategories. Click on the subcategory you wish to view and you will be taken to the next page where topics of discussion are displayed.
You can view topics posted by other forum users or you can create a new topic of conversation yourself. To view a topic created by another user, simply click on the name of the topic you would like to view.
To create a new topic click on the writing that says post new topic
People can then comment on your topic by selecting it and then posting in the post a reply box. Similarly, you can reply to other people’s topics and comments by also clicking on the post a reply box.
To search for an existing topic use the search bar in the top left corner of the page.