Welcome to Carers FIRST Hackney
It is estimated there are over 19,300 adults in Hackney providing care for a relative or friend. Carers do an amazing job, and have the right to be supported. You do not have to wait until you are struggling or there is a crisis before you ask for support. The earlier you get help, the more difference it can make.
Carers FIRST provides support to adult carers Hackney. Find out more by visiting our "Hackney Carers" pages or contact us to talk about your caring situation.
Young Carers Awareness Day 2020
Young Carers Awareness Day is an annual event, organised by Carers Trust, and is taking place on Thursday 30th January 2020.
Every day across the UK thousands of young people help to look after someone in their family, or a friend, who is ill, disabled or misuses drugs or alcohol.Read More
New! Carers Culture Club
Carers Culture Club (CCC) is a new Older Carers (OCs 60+) peer support group meeting monthly visiting cultural venues that will bring positive, fun experiences and memories showing new horizons beyond Hackney.
By visiting new locations and experiences celebrating London’s thriving arts and culture scenes, we hope to provide new perspectives, whilst engaging in an enjoyable and accessible way. We are offering opportunities to share, connect, and reflect, creating safe spaces for action and transformation. Social activities can strengthen existing and develop new friendships, creating a sense of belonging.Read More
Hackney Outreach - We have a desk where you can pick up information about Carers First’s services and talk to a member of Staff.
Hackney Service Centre · Address ,1 Hillman Street, London E8 1DY. ...Read More
Carers Culture Club - First meet up National portriat Gallery.
10 spaces available per Trip, FREE LUNCH up to £10. We will be taking six separate day trips into London to...Read More