The Dunstan Partnership

Breightmet Health Centre, Breightmet Fold Lane, Breightmet, Bolton, BL2 6NT

Bolton Carers Support

Contact Details

http://www.boltoncarersupport.org.uk

Helpline 01204 363056 (Open between 11.00 am and 15.00 pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.  At other times you can leave a message and your call will be returned at the earliest opportunity)

Drop-in Hours:-

If you prefer to talk to someone face to face about your caring situation, you are welcome to drop in to see the team on Wednesday 11.00 am until 13.00 pm, or by appointment only at any other time. They are situated on the first floor at Thicketford Centre, Thicketford Road, Bolton, BL2 2LW.  There is lift access to the first floor.

Up-To-Date Themed Factsheets For Carers on Bolton Carers Support’s Website

Currently there are 23 themed factsheets on Bolton Carers Support’s website, covering a wide range of topics such as ‘stroke’, ‘dementia’, and ‘financial help and support’.  Go to http://www.boltoncarersupport.org.uk and click on the downloads tab and then on factsheets to find the full list of factsheets available. All factsheets are reviewed on a regular basis and new factsheets are added on a regular basis.

New Online Service for Carers

A new partnership to support carers and help them and the people they care for be happier and healthier has been launched. Carewell has been created with input from Carers UK, BUPA and MEND. It encourages carers to make positive changes to their lifestyle so they are better able to care. For more information go tohttp://carewelluk.org