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Services available to Carers in Pembrokeshire

 Updated June 2011

Organisation

Contact number

What it provides and who it is for

Services for carers of adults

Crossroads Mid and West Wales, Haverfordwest

 

Sharon Houghton 01437 764639

pembrokeshire@crossroads.org.uk 

Provide Respite Care for carers. Our aim is to provide a reliable, tailored service, for each carer and the person they care for.

Alzheimer’s Society Pembrokeshire

Katherine Clegg 01646 692329

Pembrokeshire@alzheimers.org.uk

Project providing befriending and respite care for people with dementia (incl. Alzheimer’s) who have carers.

Age Concern Pembrokeshire

 

Jane Slade & Karen Butler

01437 769207 or 769972

karen@acpembs.org.uk  

Befriending for older people who have carers (+possibility of assessment of needs)

Hafal

Rhiannon Luke

Heather Flowers Carers support

01834 844177  tri@hafal.org

Befriending/community support for people with mental health problems who have carers + carers support project.

MIND

Angela Corfield 01437 769982

angelapembsmind@aol.com

Befriending and drop-in for people with mental health problems who have carers.

Circles

Lyndsay Bone 01348 831056

Circles of support for people with learning disabilities.

Parkinson’s Disease Soc., Pembs & Derwen

Vicky Riddle, Maud Jones

08442253716/3784

vriddle@parkinsons.org.uk

Information & Support for people with Parkinson’s and their carers.

Cartrefi Cymru

Jill Nicholson

01437 761922 or 01656 655606

Providing support to carers of adults with learning disabilities.

 

Services for Young Carers

Pembrokeshire Sibling Group

 

Elizabeth Edwards 01834 891446

Sdavid@dcomms.net

Support for young carers who are siblings of a child with a disability.

Young Carers Forum

Nadine Farmer - 01646 680863

nadine.farmer@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

or

Melanie Richards - 01437 776534

melanie.richards@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Forum and activity days for young carers aged 8 years and over. Events run 4 times per year.

Young Carers in MIND

Lorraine West - 01437 769982

07966 736 390

lwestpembsmind@aol.com

Support for young carers whose parents have mental health problems.

 

Services for parents/carers of children with disabilities     

Barnardos

Deirdre Connell 01646 687064

Deirdre.connell@barnardos.org.uk

A range of support for parents of children with disabilities.

Pembrokeshire Autistic Summer School

Sue Benbow 01646 684872

suebenbowpdcs@yahoo.co.uk

 

Project providing summer school activities for children with ASD. Based in Pembroke Dock.

Clybiau Plant Cymru Kids’ Clubs

Jane Cristofaro  07973 159954

janec@clybiauplantcymru.org

Gill Cripwell 07970 182673

gillc@clybiauplantcymru.org

Supported school club places for children with special needs.

Pembrokeshire Activity Scheme

Kathy.sjacob@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Holiday activity schemes

Services for all carers

Looking after me

www.eppwales.org

epp@carmarthenlhb.wales.nhs.uk

Claire Norman 01554 744492

6-8 participants are needed to put on a course.

Looking after Me is a free course for adults who care for someone with a long term illness or disability.

Carers Emergency Card Pembrokeshire

British Red Cross/Crossroads

01792 772146

Emergency card for carers, supported by Pembrokeshire Crossroads, Pembrokeshire County Council and British Red Cross.

Cars for Carers

RSVP desk 01437 768195

cars4carersrsvp@csv.u-net.com

John & Denise - 01646 685952

Community transport for carers.

WRVS Befriending scheme

Susan Meister - 01437 563167

susanmeister@hotmail.co.uk

Befriending scheme helps older people with practical low level support at home and encouraging social participation

Mencap Cymru's Wales Learning Disability Helpline

and West Wales Regional officer

Helpline 0808 808 1111

Regional Officer - Alli Maskell

07887 850 293 alli.maskell@mencap.org.uk  

Freephone helpline weekdays 10am-6pm and 10am-4pm weekends. Regional Officer provides local information for people with a learning disability & carers incl. home visits, benefits advice and benefit checks.

Carers Development Worker

Nicole van Schie

01437 771196

Nicole.vanschie@pavs.org.uk

Developing services and support for carersas set out in the Carers Strategy Action Plan.

 

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