Every carer's journey will be unique. However, it can make all the difference for someone who is new to their caring role to hear about the perspectives which others have gained through their experiences.
You could help another carer by sharing information about a service you found supportive, or even an idea that helps you to keep going. Please take a look at the following videos to hear the stories of just a few of our carers.
Many other carers have also shared their 'golden nuggets of wisdom'; ideas that have helped them to keep positive. Please watch the following video to learn more:
If you have a story you would like to tell, or have any carer issues you would like to talk about, please get in touch.
Read Claire's story of her battle to be recognised as both a carer and cared for and how Carers Count helped.
If you would like to meet other carers for support, you might be interested in attending one of our groups or events.
Kirklees Carers General Information Leaflet
Take a look at our latest Carers Count newsletter and sign-up here.