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.

Carers Rights Day 2019

Information about the upcoming Carers Rights Day event in Waltham Forest!

Each year Carers Rights Day is held to bring organisations across the UK together to help carers in their local community know their rights and find out how to get the help and support they are entitled to. 

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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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Upcoming Events

Waltham Forest Events

Carers Drop In - South Chingford Library

Drop by to chat with us about your caring role and how we can help you....

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Carers Cafe Lloyds Park

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

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Carers Mental Health Support Group

For those Caring for someone with Mental health issues. (Held in the Training room)...

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