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Free Breaks for Carers

Monday 14th January 2019

Angus Carers is continuing to work in 2019 with Carefree (formally Carefreebreaks) to offer short breaks to carers.

Carers can take a companion, but not the person they care for.

To qualify for a break a carer must be:

  • Aged 21 or over
  • A full-time unpaid carer (35+ hours per week)
  • Able to arrange interim care 
  • Able to pay for extras (admin fee-£25, travel, food etc.)

If you would like to find out more, please visit the Carefree website at https://carefreespace.org. If you would like to be referred or have any questions, please contact shortbreaks@anguscarers.org.uk.

It is helpful if any carer wishing to apply has an email address, as all correspondence from Carefree will be online.

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