Welcome to Carers FIRST Waltham Forest

It is estimated there are over 21,500 people in Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest by visiting our Services pages or contact us to talk about your caring situation.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updated information about Coronavirus including how to keep yourself and the person you look after safe, local and national guidance on your health and wellbeing

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State of Caring Survey 2020

Carers UK launch the State of Caring Survey for 2020. The State of Caring Survey is the UK’s most comprehensive research into the lives and experience of carers. The 2020 survey is now open and will close on 17 May 2020.

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Upcoming Events

Waltham Forest Events

FeedMeGood How to be a Smart Food Shopper

Every Monday for ten weeks starting 17th August to 26th October  To register your interest call Carers First on ...

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Dementia Carers Virtual Coffee Break


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Carers Virtual Coffee Break

Online Coffee Mornings over Zoom. Tell us about the activities, recipes, art/crafts that you do at home to keep yourse...

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