Here's a list of relevant organisations and charities you might find helpful as a carer at work.
Help and advice on employment rights.
Telephone: 0300 123 1100
A charity supporting unpaid carers, both young and old, with links to local support networks.
Carers Direct (NHS)
NHS help and support for carers
Telephone: 0300 123 1053
To get details of government policy throughout the UK.
Website (UK): www.gov.uk
Website (Northern Ireland): www.northernireland.gov.uk
Website (Scotland): www.scotland.gov.uk
Website (Wales): www.wales.gov.uk
For government information on how to make a claim to an employment tribunal: www.gov.uk/employment-tribunals
For information on carers' rights to flexible working in Northern Ireland: www.nidirect.gov.uk/flexible-working
Trades Union Congress (TUC)
Federation with contact details for the majority of trade unions in Britain, who may be able to support you at work.
Page last reviewed: October 2017