Action for Family Carers

Action for Family Carers is an Essex charity, which for almost 30 years has been providing information and support to carers who have unpaid caring responsibilities for others.

Telephone: 0300 770 8090


Colchester Carers Centre

The Colchester Carers Centre aims to provide support to all carers and offer help to individual carers but ensuring the needs of the cared for person and other family members are given equal consideration.

Telephone: 01206 560997

Facebook: @learningdisabilityengland

Twitter: @LearningDisEng



Carers UK

Carers UK exist to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999

Facebook: @carersuk

Twitter: @CarersUK



Carers First

Carers First provide support services to unpaid carers in the Essex area. They can offer emotional as well as practical support.

Telephone: 0345 6037630


Community Agents Essex

Supporting older people and informal carers to find and develop independent living solutions from within their local community.