Information for students who are carers

Academic Support
Derby City Council provides support for carers in Derby. This support includes information and advice, including details of other organisations that may be able to help you such as:

Services that give you a break

Services to help you in your caring role

Services to help the person you care for become more independent

A benefits check to make sure you and the person you look after do not miss out on your entitlements

A piece of equipment to make life easier for you

A Contingency Plan to help you think about what will happen if you are unwell or if there is an emergency that affects your role as carer

'Message in a Bottle' scheme.

 More information can be found here.