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.

Blue Badge Scheme - Hidden Disabilities

Information about the recent changes to eligibility for people applying for a Blue Badge. The eligibility has now been extended to people with Hidden Disabilities. 

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Free Community Workshops

FREE Community Workshops for Art, Dance (from the 7th Oct) & Music Singing (from the 10th Oct) being run for a limited time

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Upcoming Events

Waltham Forest Events

Carers Drop In

Tue 26 Carers Drop– In: 10am-12pm  South Chingford Library,  265 Chingford Mount Rd, Chingford, London E...

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Sport for Confidence

 Sport for Confidence   This exercises group is tailored for mixed abilities and is an opportunity to have fu...

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Carers Cafe - Lloyd Park

Come and drop by for a drink and a chat with one of our friendly team....

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