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Services available to Carers in Pembrokeshire

 Updated August 2012


Contact number

What it provides and who it is for


Services for carers of adults

Paul Sartori Foundation – Hospice at home

Care Management Team

01437 763223


Provide respite care in the home for people in the later stages of any life limiting disease.  Counselling and complementary therapies are also available for carers.

Crossroads Mid and West Wales, Haverfordwest

Sharon Houghton 01437 764639


Provide Respite Care for carers. Our aim is to provide a reliable, tailored service, for each carer and the person they care for.
Crossroads Mid and West Wales, Wintern Saturday club Fishguard

Sharon Houghton 01437 764639

Available every other week from 10am - 4pm to allow carers some free time. For clients who suffer with dementia, memory loss and related symptoms.
Crossroads Mid and West Wales, Portfield Saturday club H’west

Sharon Houghton 01437 764639

Available every week from 10am -4pm to allow carers some free time. For clients who suffer with dementia, memory loss and related symptoms.

Alzheimer’s Society Pembrokeshire

Katherine Clegg 01646 692329


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


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


Bethan Lynam

Heather Flowers Carers support

01834 844177  tri@hafal.org

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



01437 769982


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


Lyndsay Bone 01348 831056

Circles of support for people with learning disabilities.

Parkinson’s Disease Soc., Pembs & Derwen

Vicky Riddle, Maud Jones



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


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

Young Carers Forum

Nadine Farmer - 01646 680863



Melanie Richards - 01437 776534


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


Support for young carers whose parents have mental health problems.

Pembrokeshire Young Carers Project

Charlotte Phillips 01437 761330

Support and services for young carers


Services for parents/carers of children with disabilities     


Deirdre Connell 01646 687064


A range of support for parents of children with disabilities.

Pembrokeshire Autistic Summer School

Sue Benbow 01646 684872



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

Clybiau Plant Cymru Kids’ Clubs

Gill Cripwell 07970 182673


Supported school club places for children with special needs.

Pembrokeshire Activity Scheme

Alison. Parkinson@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Holiday activity schemes

Services for all carers

Looking after me


Caroline Davies 01554 779506/779507


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

Annie Fazackarley 01554 745480

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

Cars for Carers


John & Denise - 01646 685952

Community transport for carers.

WRVS Befriending scheme

Susan Meister - 01437 563167


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.

Churches Counselling Service in Wales

Telephone 0800 783 3540

Mobile 07854 250420


Providing a free counselling service to adults through professionally qualified volunteer counsellors at venues in Haverfordwest and Narberth.

Carers Development Worker

Nicole van Schie

01437 771196


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


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