Carers Leeds

Carers Leeds

Charity information

Carers Leeds

Carers Leeds is an independent local charity that has been providing vital support to some of the 72,000 carers in Leeds for 20 years.

They give specialist information, advice and vital support to over 10,000 adult carers in our city.

Carers Leeds also work with the local authority, NHS and businesses in Leeds to put carers at the forefront of the agenda, ensuring that they are able to access the same level of care and support as the people they care for.

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Carers Leeds aims to support all unpaid carers throughout Leeds by providing information, advice and support. Carers Leeds will work in partnership with carers, statutory and other organisations to promote the interests of carers and to contribute to local and national strategies.

    Carers Leeds is proud to be the main provider of carer support services in Leeds and we are passionate about continuing to provide excellent city wide support services for carers.

    We will work to constantly raise our profile and inclusiveness and will market our service effectively to achieve this.

    Through innovation and technology, working in partnership and through continuous improvements, we will build on being the centre of excellence for carer support in Leeds.

    Carers Leeds has a strong commitment to working within the charitable sector to support carers in Leeds and to respond flexibly and creatively to their information and support needs.

    Our service acknowledges the critical role played by carers in helping people with health conditions and/disabilities to remain living within their own home and supported within community based services. Our service also acknowledges that carers, who devote much of their lives to looking after other people, need support themselves and this support will be provided by our service.

  • Aims

    Carers Leeds aims to:

    • Carers Leeds aims to support more unpaid carers throughout Leeds by providing information, advice and support.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1058706

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 14

    Part time staff: 25

    Volunteers: 65

    Phone number: 0113 246 8338

    Address: 6/8 The Headrow LS1 6PT

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