Welcome to Carers FIRST Medway

It is estimated there are over 22,500 people in Medway 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.  

  Find out what support we provide in Medway by visiting our Services pages or contact us to talk about your caring situation.

Latest News

Inform research into the impact of Social Care for older carers

Would you like to take part in research looking at the impact of social care for older carers and the people they support?


The study looks at the experiences of older carers, aged 65 and over, and the people they care for.


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Survey to shape Child-Friendly City

As part of Medway's aspirations to become a Child-Friendly City, where children and young people are at the heart of everything, Medway Council is consulting with young people, up to the age of 25, to find out more about what it feels like to be a young person in Medway and understand their wants and needs.

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Upcoming Events

Group & Events in Medway

Hoo Peninsula Carers Group on Zoom

Welcome to our support group for all ME3 carers. We are always keen to attract new members. Call 0300 303 1555 for the m...

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Medway Walking Group

In partnership with Walking for Health Medway A walking group for Medway Residents and Carers First Carers to meet ev...

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Book Club and Cuppa on Zoom

Join our friendly group for a quiz and to discuss your book recommendations....

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